IOM: Migrants Traded In "Slave Markets" In Libya As A Void Of Power Leads To The Revival Of History's Ugliest Institutions.
Growing numbers of African migrants passing through Libya are traded in what they call slave markets before being held for ransom, forced labour or sexual ex...
The Crucifixion of Ali al-Nimr
For Saudi Arabia, sometimes it’s not enough to simply behead a person who has run afoul of the government: On some occasions, there’s nothing like crucifixion to make your point...
More than 2000 migrants from Libya rescued by Italian coastguard
Coastguard threatened by gun-wielding men who took one of the boats migrants were travelling in
2013 Egyptian coup d'état
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Egyptian Revolution of 2011
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Libyan Civil War
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2011-2012 Syrian uprising
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Tunisian revolution
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The Crucifixion of Ali al-Nimr
For Saudi Arabia, sometimes it’s not enough to simply behead a person who has run afoul of the government: On some occasions, there’s nothing like crucifixion to make your point...
Al-Islah
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Saudi Civil and Political Rights Association
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Syrian media coverage of the Syrian Civil War
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Refugees of the 2011 Libyan civil war
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Trials and judicial hearings following the Egyptian Revolution of 2011
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2011 Iraqi protests
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Battle of Zinjibar
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Death of Muammar Gaddafi
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General People's Congress (Yemen)
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