Category Archives: Government

Turkish Police Detain 13 Academics, Activists in Raids

ANKARA Turkish police have detained 13 academics, activists and journalists over links to a jailed businessman and human rights defender, and allegations that they sought to topple the government by …

Symbolic Funeral in Istanbul Pays Homage to Slain Saudi Journalist

Dozens of people paid homage to slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi at a symbolic funeral in Istanbul Friday as Turkish media claimed Ankara has a second audiotape discrediting Saudi Arabia's version …

Dutch defense chief opposed to European army

The Dutch Minister of Defense Ank Bijleveld said Thursday her country's government opposes the establishment of a "European army".

Bijleveld said the vision of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French …

Pakistan to establish ‘Seerat Chair’ in 3 universities

Pakistan's prime minister has directed the country's higher education authority to establish "Seerat Chair" in the country's three major universities to teach the young generation the holy life of the …

3 injured in nation-wide student protests in Colombia

At least three people were injured across Colombia as police used tear gas to break up protesters demanding the government to increase education spending.

Thursday's nation-wide rallies over higher-education budget …

Global Magnitsky Sanctions on Individuals Involved in the Killing of Jamal Khashoggi

Today, the United States imposed sanctions on seventeen Saudi Arabian individuals for serious human rights abuse resulting from their roles in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi at the Consulate of …