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Published: Mon, 22 Apr 2019 11:16:49 +0200
Poland: When judges become human rights defenders
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-“There is a danger when politics enters the judiciary,” warned Judge Sławomir Jęksa in his summing up of his decision to accept the appeal of a woman who had been charged for using offensive language at a rally. She had, he reasoned, not only been entitled to express herself in the way that she did, especially since she was expressing genuine concerns about the encroachment on human rights in Poland.

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Published: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 20:00:56 +0200
Sudan: Investigate role of intelligence chief in protest killings
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Responding to the news that Salah Gosh, head of Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS), which spearheaded the deadly crackdown against protesters in recent months, has stepped down, Amnesty International’s Deputy Regional Director for East Africa, the Horn and the Great Lakes, Sarah Jackson said:

“It is crucial that Sudan’s new authorities investigate Salah Gosh’s role in the killings of scores of Sudanese protesters...
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Published: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 12:12:34 +0200
Egypt: Parliament’s approval of constitutional amendments demonstrates their complete disregard for human rights
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Responding to the news that the amendments to Egypt’s constitution have been approved by parliament, Magdalena Mughrabi, Amnesty International’s Deputy Director for the Middle East and North Africa, said:

“The decision to put these amendments to the constitution to a public referendum, amid the worst crackdown on freedom of expression and severe restrictions on political parties and independent media, demonstrates the Egyptian government’s...
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Published: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 23:50:41 +0200
Saudi Arabia: New wave of arrests and travel bans latest assault on freedom of expression
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Responding to reports that the Saudi Arabian authorities have arrested at least seven individuals, some of whom are journalists, writers and academics, Amnesty International’s Middle East Director of Research Lynn Maalouf said:

“Those arrested include Salah al-Haidar, the son of human rights activist Aziza Al-Yousef, who was temporarily released just a few days ago after more than 10 months of a terrible ordeal. Others include Abdullah al-Duhailan,...
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Published: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 08:31:44 +0200
Israel/OPT: Reversal of Airbnb ban on illegal settlement listings deeply shameful
Responding to Airbnb’s announcement that they will no longer be removing all listings in illegal Israeli settlements in the West Bank following a class action lawsuit by Israeli lawyers, Amnesty International’s Business and Human Rights Researcher, Mark Dummett said:

“Airbnb’s decision to continue to allow accommodation listings in illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank is a reprehensible and cowardly move that will be another devastating blow for the human rights...
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Published: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:38:17 +0200
France: Leaked military documents underscore need to end flow of arms to Yemen conflict
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Responding to leaked classified French military documents published today by investigative news site Disclose, highlighting the widespread use of French weapons in the conflict in Yemen, Amnesty International’s Middle East Research Director Lynn Maalouf said:

“These leaked documents provide clear evidence that French military equipment supplied to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is being widely used in the conflict in Yemen.
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Published: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 20:25:10 +0200
Why former Sudan president Omar al-Bashir must not escape justice
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Omar al-Bashir may have been deposed as President of Sudan after three decades of deeply repressive rule, but he has still not faced justice for the litany of grave human rights violations and crimes under international law he allegedly committed while in power.

ICC arrest warrant
Al-Bashir is one of the International Criminal Court’s (ICC) longest-running fugitives. The Court has issued two arrest warrants for the former Sudanese leader...
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Published: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 16:34:12 +0200
Afghanistan: ICC refuses to authorize investigation, caving into USA threats
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-The International Criminal Court’s decision not to authorize an investigation into crimes committed in Afghanistan under international law marks a shocking abandonment of victims and will further weaken the court’s credibility, Amnesty International said today.

The ICC’s decision comes just days after the United States, which had already issued threats to the court, revoked the chief prosecutor’s visa because the investigation involved...
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Published: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 15:04:36 +0200
South Korea: Top court orders reform of abortion laws in historic victory for women’s rights
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Today’s ruling is a major step forward for the human rights of women and girls in South Korea. The country’s draconian laws have resulted in discrimination and stigmatization for generations of women and girls by forcing them to undergo clandestine and unsafe abortions.
Roseann Rife, East Asia Research Director at Amnesty International
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Published: Sun, 14 Apr 2019 14:45:29 +0200
Sudan: Military authorities must break with al-Bashir’s assault on human rights
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Responding to the ousting of Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir in a military coup following months of street protests, Amnesty International’s Secretary General Kumi Naidoo said:
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Published: Wed, 10 Apr 2019 09:43:28 +0200
Qatar Condemns Deadly Bombing of Market in Egypt’s North Sinaiand powers over the judiciary must be rejected
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Qatari government condemned on Tuesday the deadly bomb attack at a market in Egypt’s restive North Sinai province that killed four officers and three civilians.
"The State of Qatar condemned the explosion that took place near a market in the city of Sheikh Zuweid", the Foreign Ministry said. The ministry added in the statement that Doha firmly rejected "violence and terrorism, regardless of motives and reasons".

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Published: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 10:57:57 +0200
Brunei must immediately halt plans to introduce stonings and other vicious punishments
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Responding to the news that Brunei Darussalam has today finalised the implementation of a new Shariah Penal Code that introduces cruel punishments such as death by stoning for same-sex sexual acts and amputation for robbery, Stephen Cockburn, Deputy Director of Global Issues at Amnesty International, said:

“We are extremely concerned that these heinous punishments have become law in Brunei today.

“This new penal code allows punishments...
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Published: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 10:07:04 +0200
Live from Algiers: The state must lift all restrictions on the right to freedom of expression
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Since 22 February, millions of Algerians have taken to the streets in largely peaceful protests against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s bid to remain in power. Under pressure, the 82-year-old - who has been in power for 20 years – announced on Monday 1st April that he will be resigning before the end of his mandate, on 28 April.

So, meanwhile, the protests - the biggest exercise of freedom of expression and assembly in Algeria in decades...
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Published: Sat, 06 Apr 2019 21:57:59 +0200
EGYPT: FURTHER INFORMATION: ARBITRARILY DETAINED EGYPTIAN ACTIVIST RELEASED: ISLAM KHALIL
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-On 26 March 2019, Egyptian activist Islam Khalil was released on probation after more than a year in arbitrary detention. A judge in the terrorism circuit of the Cairo Criminal Court had ordered his release on 19 February. Instead of releasing Islam, the authorities held him incommunicado since 25 February, refusing to inform his family of his whereabouts. Despite his release, Islam is still facing bogus charges and must spend two hours at a police station...
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Published: Sat, 06 Apr 2019 10:50:03 +0200
EGYPT: FURTHER INFORMATION: HELD INCOMMUNICADO DESPITE RELEASE ORDER: ISLAM KHALIL
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-On 19 February 2019, a judge ordered the conditional release of Egyptian activist Islam
Khalil. On 25 February, the police moved Islam to al-Santa police station to complete his
release procedures, but instead of releasing him the authorities held him incommunicado.
On 10 March 2018, Islam was forcibly disappeared after National Security Agency officers
had abducted him. He remained in arbitrary detention for almost a year facing...
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Published: Thu, 04 Apr 2019 09:50:49 +0200
Amnesty says thousands of rape cases 'sit and wait' for justice in Sweden
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-More cases of rape are reported to the police compared to a decade ago, but the number of prosecutions and convictions has fallen, reports Amnesty International.

The human rights group looked at the development between 2007 and 2017 in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. In Sweden, the number of reported rape cases went up by almost 50 per cent in that period, which partly can be explained by stricter laws but also that people have become more...
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Published: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 09:48:18 +0200
Swedish police officer arrested fugitive in sauna while both naked
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-A Stockholm policeman arrested a fugitive criminal on Friday evening after the two met completely naked in a steam sauna.

The officer was just starting to acclimatize to the intense heat, when through the haze, he realized that one of the men sitting next to him was a drugs offender who had gone on the run after being sentenced to prison.

"By a coincidence, and rather amusingly, they both recognized each other in the sauna," Christoffer...
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Published: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 08:52:23 +0200
Brunei Darussalam: Heinous punishments to become law next week
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Cruel and inhuman punishments such as death by stoning for same-sex sexual acts and amputation for robbery will come into effect in Brunei Darussalam next week, Amnesty International said today.

Pending provisions in Brunei’s Penal Code would allow stoning and amputation as punishments – including for children, to name only their most heinous aspects
Rachel Chhoa-Howard, Brunei Researcher at Amnesty International
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Published: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 09:07:50 +0200
Lebanon: Statements by the Minister of Labor on securing legal protection for migrant domestic workers are a positive sign
Middle East Today / Sweden Stockholm - Lynn Maalouf, Director of Research for the Middle East Program at Amnesty International, commented on statements by Lebanese Labor Minister Kamil Abu Sulaiman that a committee to study the amendment of the labor law, as well as practical measures to exit the sponsorship system In Lebanon:

Amnesty International welcomes the statements made by the Minister of Labor, who promised to take concrete measures to protect the rights of domestic workers in...
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Published: Mon, 01 Apr 2019 19:45:52 +0200
EU: Diminished “Operation Sophia” abandons refugees and migrants to reckless Libyan Coast Guard
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Reacting to reports that EU governments have agreed to significantly downscale the EunavforMed Operation ‘Sophia’, withdrawing ships from the central Mediterranean and only continuing the mission with air surveillance, Massimo Moratti, Amnesty International’s Researcher Director said:

“This is an outrageous abdication of EU governments responsibilities.

“Having already used every excuse in the book to banish NGO rescue boats...
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Published: Mon, 01 Apr 2019 13:55:19 +0200
DRC: Release of prisoners of conscience first step towards restoring human rights
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Following last night’s presidential pardon of about 700 people, including many detained solely for expressing their political views or participating in peaceful protests over the period 1 January 2015 to 31 December 2018, Amnesty International’s Deputy Director for East Africa, the Horn and the Great Lakes Sarah Jackson said:

President Tshisekedi’s decision to pardon prisoners of conscience and other people arbitrarily detained is to be applauded...
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Published: Sun, 31 Mar 2019 13:50:11 +0200
The Refugee and the Thief-A gay Egyptian leaves his homeland
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Manu fled Egypt a little bit at a time. First, he flew to Cyprus, because he knew a travel agent who helped him get a visa. Manu spent a few days in Larnaca, and he got a tattoo in Nicosia, and then he returned to Cairo. The next stop was Saudi Arabia. Visas were easy to get for Egyptians performing the ‘umrah pilgrimage, and Manu had a relative in the country. It may have been the first time in history that a gay man was going to Mecca as part of a plan...
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Published: Sun, 31 Mar 2019 08:39:47 +0200
Arab League Summit: Leaders must address region’s shameful human rights violations
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Arab leaders must bring an end to the widespread repression that has become a hallmark of governments in the region, Amnesty International said today ahead of the Arab League Summit in Tunisia this weekend.

All across the MENA region, thousands of peaceful critics have been victims of relentless government violations
Heba Morayef
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Published: Sat, 30 Mar 2019 18:28:00 +0100
5 Ways to Develop a Strong Company Culture
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-The idea of developing a strong company culture has gained traction over the last several years. While shifting focus to culture and employee satisfaction has been an overall positive development, too many executives and companies are still doing it all wrong. Here are a few ways you can develop a positive company culture:

1. Go beyond socializing
In some circles, the term "company culture" has become a synonym for "good work parties." If...
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Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2019 08:38:11 +0100
Egyptian pro-democracy activist free after 5 years in prison
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Abdel-Fattah’s sisters, Mona and Sanaa Seif, posted on Facebook that “Alaa is out,” along with a video of him at home, playing with a dog. His lawyer, Khaled Ali, confirmed the release by posting- “Thanks God, Alaa Abdel-Fattah at home.”
One of Egypt’s most prominent pro-democracy activists was released from prison early Friday after serving a five-year sentence for inciting and taking part in protests, his family and lawyer said.
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Published: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 20:16:01 +0200
Qatar: Authorities must step up efforts to honour labour rights promises before 2022 World Cup
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-With less than four years to go until the 2022 World Cup, the Qatari authorities risk falling behind on their promise to tackle widespread labour exploitation of thousands of migrant workers, Amnesty International said today.

Time is running out if the Qatari authorities want to deliver a legacy we can all cheer - a labour system that ends the abuse and misery inflicted upon so many migrant workers every day
Stephen Cockburn, Deputy Director...
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Published: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 19:47:02 +0200
Libya: Civilian lives must be protected as clashes escalate in Tripoli offensive
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Fears of further civilian bloodshed are growing as clashes on the outskirts of Tripoli, between forces from the self-proclaimed Libyan National Army, under General Khalifa Haftar’s command, and militias aligned with Libya’s internationally recognized Government of National Accord escalate, said Amnesty International today.

According to the Tripoli-based Health Ministry, at least 25 people have been killed and 80 injured since the offensive...
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Published: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 10:56:37 +0200
Egypt: Crackdown against peaceful critics set to worsen if constitutional amendments are passed
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Egypt’s authorities must end their crackdown against critics who oppose amendments to the Egyptian constitution, proposed by members of parliament, that will strengthen impunity for human rights violations, said Amnesty International. Many of those who have criticized the changes have been arrested or publicly vilified in the media.

The organization is today publishing an analysis of the constitutional amendments which are currently being discussed...
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Published: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 09:25:35 +0200
Expansive New Kingdom tomb unveiled in Egypt’s Luxor
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Archaeologists on Thursday unveiled an unusually large tomb on Luxor’s west bank dated to ancient Egypt’s 18th dynasty, Reuters reports.

The 3,500-year-old, 450-square-metre (540-square-yard) tomb contains 18 entrance gates and is believed to have belonged to a nobleman named Shedsu-Djehuty.

The nobleman was the royal master of seals for ancient Egyptian kings of Upper and Lower Egypt, said Mostafa Waziri, secretary-general of...
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Published: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 23:55:16 +0200
OPED: 25 years after Rwanda genocide, politics of demonization as dangerous as ever
Twenty-five years ago, the international community stood by and watched as genocide unfolded in Rwanda, devastating a country and leaving lasting scars.

Neighbour turned upon neighbour in 100 days of bloodshed, fuelled by a campaign demonizing members of the Tutsi minority. The campaign used radio broadcasts to spread ethnic hatred and incitement to murder.

Between the start of the genocide on 7 April 1994 and the end of the massacres in July the same year, around 800,000...
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Published: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:04:18 +0200
Death penalty in 2018: Facts and figures
Global death penalty figures
Amnesty International recorded at least 690 executions in 20 countries in 2018, a decrease of 31% compared to 2017 (at least 993). This figure represents the lowest number of executions that Amnesty International has recorded in the past decade.

Most executions took place in China, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Viet Nam and Iraq – in that order.

China remained the world’s leading executioner – but the true extent of the use of the death penalty...
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Published: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 14:02:14 +0200
Game of Thrones vs. real life: 5 ways fact is worse than fiction
The long-awaited eighth season of Game of Thrones begins on Monday 15 April. The show shocks viewers and generates controversy with graphic violence, especially against women. Yet many aspects of real life around the world today are worse than the mythical Game of Thrones world of Westeros.

[spoiler alert: reveals plot lines up to the end of season 2]
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Published: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 15:43:45 +0200
COMPARISON OF THE ENGLISH AND TURKISH EDUCATION SYSTEM
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REFLECTION PAPER OF THE ENGLAND-TURKEY EDUCATION
Every country has their own education system. We will discuss England & Turkey education system. The English education system depends on the outcome and performance and it focuses on test-results. Firstly, we want to mention principles regarding education in England.
Principles
Schools began to be financed by the state in 1833. National Curriculum is applied with the Education Reform...
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Published: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 11:36:24 +0200
Egypt blocks petition against Sisi's constitutional amendments hours after launch
'Void' campaign had attracted nearly 60,000 votes online against changes that could keep president in power until 2034

Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-An online petition against proposed constitutional amendments that could extend the rule of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi until 2034 was blocked in Egypt late on Tuesday, hours after it was launched by Egyptian opposition figures from across the political spectrum.

The campaign, titled Batel - Arabic for "Void," reached...
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Published: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:37:13 +0200
Dozens of Mummified Mice and Birds Found in Ancient Egyptian Tomb
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-A tomb that was recently unearthed in Egypt holds a collection of about 50 mummified animals, including mice, falcons, cats and dogs.

Inscriptions in the tomb indicate that it was built for a man named Tutu and his wife, Ta-Shirit-Iziz, about 2,000 years ago, Egypt's Ministry of Antiquities announced on April 5 in a Facebook post. Authorities had located the tomb and its entrance in October 2018, after they apprehended a team of looters who were...
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Published: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 08:10:14 +0200
Egypt: constitutional amendments to extend the President’s term and powers over the judiciary must be rejected
The ICJ today expressed its grave concern over amendments to Egypt’s 2014 Constitution proposed by the House of Representatives yesterday, which could increase President el-Sisi’s control over the judiciary, extend his rule for 15 more years, expand the jurisdiction of military courts’ to prosecute civilians and broaden the military’s powers.

Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-The amendments were proposed by one-fifth of the House of Representatives on 4 February, and reported...
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Published: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 10:36:29 +0200
"The Algerian state must lift all restrictions on the right to freedom of expression"
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm: -For Yasmine Kacha, an Amnesty International researcher, the government must end the practice of arbitrary arrests of people who demand change.
Tribune. Since February 22, millions of Algerians have been taking to the streets across the country, most of them without violence, to protest against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's attempt to stay in power, a move that would have been unimaginable only a few months. In the face of pressure, the 82-year-old...
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Published: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 01:23:36 +0200
Saudi Arabia: Six months after the brutal killing of Jamal Khashoggi, there remains ‘no real sign of justice’
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Marking six months since the shocking murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Samah Hadid, Amnesty International’s Middle East Director of Campaigns, said:

“Six months after the extrajudicial execution of Jamal Khashoggi, there are still no real signs of justice or international accountability. It has become clear that the issue is being swept under the carpet by the Saudi authorities and foreign governments for the sake of security cooperation,...
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Published: Sat, 06 Apr 2019 21:36:51 +0200
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: EIGHT LEBANESE MEN FACING AN UNFAIR TRIAL
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Eight Lebanese men were arbitrarily detained in the United Arab Emirates between December 2017 and February 2018. Some of them were forced to sign “confessions” that they were not allowed to read. They were all held without charge at an undisclosed location until their trial began on 13 February 2019. The eight men remain held in solitary confinement without access to their lawyers. Their charges include forming a terrorist cell and planning terrorist attacks...
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Published: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 10:24:02 +0200
This book about how to get rich sold more than 32 million copies—here are 5 essential lessons you need to know
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-Bruce Willis’ $33 million Turks & Caicos mansion is for sale — take a look inside
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Published: Thu, 04 Apr 2019 09:46:20 +0200
14 Proven Ways to Improve Your Communication Skills
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:- Successful leaders are able to meaningfully communicate with others.

Steve Jobs inspired his employees to strive for perfect hardware products. Jack Welch mentored the senior leadership team of GE to new heights. Jeff Bezos is known for articulating the Amazon ethos clearly to employees and the world. All of these leaders possess outstanding leadership skills.

Here are 14 ways you can improve your communication skills in order to...
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Published: Wed, 03 Apr 2019 09:09:45 +0200
'I Dream of a Queer Future.' A Conversation Between Two Activists on International Transgender Day of Visibility
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-To mark International Transgender Day of Visibility, Amnesty International asked two activists from the Dominican Republic and Pakistan to share stories of the struggles they have faced.

Nairovi Castillo is executive director of the Community of Dominican Trans and Transvestite Sex Workers (COTRAVETD), an organization she co-founded in 2004.

Mehlab Jameel, 26, is a researcher and community educator who helped draft Pakistan’s landmark...
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Published: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 09:12:04 +0200
When speaking Swedish isn't so obvious in Sweden
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Having learned Swedish in the US, The Local contributor Idil Tuysuzoglu expected that a semester in Stockholm would give her ample opportunity to speak the language. But this was not the case, she writes.
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My first clue that speaking Swedish in Sweden might not be as straightforward as you'd imagine came in the supermarket.

My day's purchases...
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Published: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 07:57:38 +0200
Bahrain: Grim human rights violations behind the glamour of the Grand Prix
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Ahead of the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix this weekend (Friday 29 to Sunday 31 March), Amnesty International has highlighted the grim human rights record of the country.

Beneath the glamour of the F1, there is a far more sinister side to Bahrain, revealing the country as a deeply repressive state where anyone critical of the government can be jailed merely for posting a tweet
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Published: Mon, 01 Apr 2019 19:35:37 +0200
Saudi Arabia: Provisional release of three women activists a positive step, but bogus charges must be dropped
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Responding to the release of three Saudi women activists, Iman al-Nafjan, Aziza al-Yousef and Ruqayyaa al-Mhareb, Lynn Maalouf, Amnesty International’s Middle East Director of Research, said:

“The release from jail of Iman al-Najfan, Aziza al-Yousef and Ruqayyah al-Mhareb, who will finally be able to return to their homes and loved ones after their 10-month ordeal of arbitrary detention and torture, is welcome news.

This is a long...
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Published: Mon, 01 Apr 2019 08:16:22 +0200
How to Build Self‐Control
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Building self-control can be challenging, but it is possible to create change in your life and manage impulsivity. Feeling more in control of yourself and your actions can lead to feeling more in control of life, feeling more empowered about who you are, and helping boost your feelings of self-esteem.

1-Recognize impulsive thoughts. Having strategies to help you resist temptation in the moment will help you build self-control. Start by making a...
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Published: Sun, 31 Mar 2019 08:54:50 +0200
How to Get More Sales Leads on Less Budget with Google AdWords
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-There are two questions that we typically get from our marketing and branding clients here at Studio Brand Collective when we recommend that they begin a Google AdWords campaign. The first is, “What’s that?” The second is, “How much does it cost?”



The first question is easy to answer. Google AdWords is the most far-reaching, widely used pay-per-click advertising service on the Net. That’s due almost entirely to the fact...
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Published: Sat, 30 Mar 2019 21:26:10 +0100
Sweden's air quality among the best in the world: study
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Sweden's air quality is among the best in the world, according to a new report from environmental campaign organization Greenpeace and software company AirVisual.
The study was based on measurements of PM 2.5 particles in 73 countries in 2018, and ranked countries from the highest air particle measurement to the least.

Sweden was ranked 69th, meaning only four countries had a higher quality of air and that the concentration of PM 2.5 particles...
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Published: Sat, 30 Mar 2019 18:13:01 +0100
Morsi pardoned 1,303 criminal inmates in 2012: security reports
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-CAIRO - IN 20 March 2019: A Cairo Criminal Court adjourned the retrial of former President Mohamed Morsi and 28 others to March 10, 2019, in the case known in media as “the illegal crossing of eastern borders” in 2011.

Muslim Brotherhood-affiliated Mohamed Morsi and many members of the MB group, Palestine's Hamas and Lebanese Hezbollah are accused in the case.

Concerning presidential pardons submitted by Morsi during his 1-year...
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Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2019 08:34:20 +0100
Investor Darling Egypt Holds Rates Amid Inflation Worries
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Egypt’s central bank held the benchmark deposit rate unchanged on Thursday, defying expectations of a cut as it sought to keep inflation on target.

The bank’s Monetary Policy Committee kept the overnight deposit rate at 15.75% and the lending rate at 16.75%.

Most economists surveyed by Bloomberg had predicted a cut of as much as 100 basis points, arguing that while inflation had accelerated for two consecutive months through February,...
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Poland: When judges become human rights defenders
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Published: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 20:16:01 +0200
Qatar: Authorities must step up efforts to honour labour rights promises before 2022 World Cup
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Published: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 20:00:56 +0200
Sudan: Investigate role of intelligence chief in protest killings
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Published: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 19:47:02 +0200
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Published: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 12:12:34 +0200
Egypt: Parliament’s approval of constitutional amendments demonstrates their complete disregard for human rights
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Published: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 10:56:37 +0200
Egypt: Crackdown against peaceful critics set to worsen if constitutional amendments are passed
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Published: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 23:50:41 +0200
Saudi Arabia: New wave of arrests and travel bans latest assault on freedom of expression
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Published: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 09:25:35 +0200
Expansive New Kingdom tomb unveiled in Egypt’s Luxor
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Published: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 08:31:44 +0200
Israel/OPT: Reversal of Airbnb ban on illegal settlement listings deeply shameful
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Published: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 23:55:16 +0200
OPED: 25 years after Rwanda genocide, politics of demonization as dangerous as ever
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Published: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:38:17 +0200
France: Leaked military documents underscore need to end flow of arms to Yemen conflict
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Published: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:04:18 +0200
Death penalty in 2018: Facts and figures
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Published: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 20:25:10 +0200
Why former Sudan president Omar al-Bashir must not escape justice
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Published: Tue, 16 Apr 2019 14:02:14 +0200
Game of Thrones vs. real life: 5 ways fact is worse than fiction
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Published: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 16:34:12 +0200
Afghanistan: ICC refuses to authorize investigation, caving into USA threats
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Published: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 15:43:45 +0200
COMPARISON OF THE ENGLISH AND TURKISH EDUCATION SYSTEM
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Published: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 15:04:36 +0200
South Korea: Top court orders reform of abortion laws in historic victory for women’s rights
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Published: Mon, 15 Apr 2019 11:36:24 +0200
Egypt blocks petition against Sisi's constitutional amendments hours after launch
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Published: Sun, 14 Apr 2019 14:45:29 +0200
Sudan: Military authorities must break with al-Bashir’s assault on human rights
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Published: Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:37:13 +0200
Dozens of Mummified Mice and Birds Found in Ancient Egyptian Tomb
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Published: Wed, 10 Apr 2019 09:43:28 +0200
Qatar Condemns Deadly Bombing of Market in Egypt’s North Sinaiand powers over the judiciary must be rejected
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Published: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 08:10:14 +0200
Egypt: constitutional amendments to extend the President’s term and powers over the judiciary must be rejected
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Published: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 10:57:57 +0200
Brunei must immediately halt plans to introduce stonings and other vicious punishments
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Published: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 10:36:29 +0200
"The Algerian state must lift all restrictions on the right to freedom of expression"
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Published: Mon, 08 Apr 2019 10:07:04 +0200
Live from Algiers: The state must lift all restrictions on the right to freedom of expression
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