Archive for April 11th, 2011

Maikel Nabil, an Egyptian internet activist, has been sentenced by a military court to three years in jail for criticising the armed forces.

Since president Hosni Mubarak resigned on February 11, the military has been ruling the country. (more…)


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Laurent Gbagbo (photo, from nytimes.com) was captured on Monday in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, following a week-long siege of his residence. (more…)

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Australian Arthur Freeman (photo), who killed his four-year-old daughter in full view of his two sons aged two and six and rush-hour commuters, has been jailed for life. (more…)

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