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22 January 2013

Stories from 22 January 2013

Macedonian Sports Journalist Protests Harassment

Iran: A Crime on YouTube, an Execution in Public

Two young men, Alireza Mafiha and Mohammad Ali Sarvari, were executed by hanging in Tehran, Iran in the early hours of January 20, before the eyes of public spectators who...

Kuwait: Stateless Activist Goes on Hunger Strike

On January 16, stateless activist Abdulhakim AlFadhli entered hunger strike in prison right after getting a two-year jail sentence. The court charged the activist with attacking a policeman in a...

An “OMG Law” for Lebanon During Election Year?

This year a parliamentary election year in Lebanon and this means that once again, electoral law debates make headlines in a country marked by institutionalized sectarianism.

Peru: Government Renews Concession Agreement with Telephone Operator

Is Japan Leaning Towards the Right?

Colombia: Was There a Ceasefire During Peace Conversations?

Guyana: Modern Architecture and the State of The Nation

Guatemala: Audience on Genocide Case

China: Viral love diary of mistress ends career of a senior propaganda official

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