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Moroccans Protest Prison Sentences of Anti-Poverty Activists

RABAT, MOROCCO Thousands of demonstrators marched in Morocco’s capital Sunday to condemn lengthy prison sentences given to dozens of activists, including the leader of the Hirak Rif poverty-fighting movement.

The demonstration brought one of the …

Moroccans Protest Prison Sentences of Anti-Poverty Activists

RABAT, MOROCCO Thousands of demonstrators marched in Morocco’s capital Sunday to condemn lengthy prison sentences given to dozens of activists, including the leader of the Hirak Rif poverty-fighting movement.

The demonstration brought one of the …

Egypt Opens Goddess Temple In Luxor’s Karnak Complex After Restoration

LUXOR, Egypt, The Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities, opened Opet Temple for the first time for visitors on Friday, after its recent restoration at Karnak Temple Complex on the Nile River’s east bank, in Upper Egypt’s …

Cameroonian Women Call on Government to Stop Anglophone Separatist Fighting

YAOUNDE Hundreds of Cameroonian women gathered in the capital this week to urge the government to stop the killings in the country’s Anglophone separatist western regions. Weeks of violent clashes in those areas have left …

Cameroonian Women Call on Government to Stop Anglophone Separatist Fighting

YAOUNDE Hundreds of Cameroonian women gathered in the capital this week to urge the government to stop the killings in the country’s Anglophone separatist western regions. Weeks of violent clashes in those areas have left …

Authoritarian Leaders Fuel Hatred Toward Journalists Worldwide, Study Finds

A report released Thursday concludes disdain for journalists throughout the world has increased during the past year, due primarily to the behavior of authoritarian leaders.

The 2019 World Press Freedom Index report, conducted by Reporters …

Authoritarian Leaders Fuel Hatred Toward Journalists Worldwide, Study Finds

A report released Thursday concludes disdain for journalists throughout the world has increased during the past year, due primarily to the behavior of authoritarian leaders.

The 2019 World Press Freedom Index report, conducted by Reporters …

Study: Natural Disasters Double Likelihood of Child Poverty

LONDON Children in some disaster-prone regions are twice as likely to be living in chronic poverty, according to new research.

A report from the London-based Overseas Development Institute (ODI) looks at the impact of natural …

Study: Natural Disasters Double Likelihood of Child Poverty

LONDON Children in some disaster-prone regions are twice as likely to be living in chronic poverty, according to new research.

A report from the London-based Overseas Development Institute (ODI) looks at the impact of natural …