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Widow of Alexander Litvinenko: I do this for justice

The widow of poisoned former Russian agent Alexander Litvinenko applauds the British government's announcement to open a public inquiry into her husband's mysterious death The widow of poisoned announcement to open a public inquiry into her husband's ... [Published Telegraph - 56 mins ago]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Snowden Calls For Development Of Anti-Surveillance Kit

The National Security Agency (NSA) whistleblower Edward Snowden has called on his peers to help in the development of easy to use technology to avoid government surveillance programs.Snowden issued the call to a hacking conference, speaking  via video ... [Published TechWeekEurope UK - Jul 21 2014]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

New regulations for foreign students

By Angelos AnastasiouTHE government is planning to clamp down on foreign students who enter Cyprus to study, only to abandon their studies and remain in the country to work illegally.Suggestions by a ministerial committee include a seven-year cap on the ... [Published Cyprus Mail - 15 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Charged with Helping Mobbers, Brazil Lawyer Takes Refuge at Uruguayan Consulate

Brazilian Lawyer Eloísa Samy, accused of committing acts of violence during street protests in Rio, is at the General Consulate of Uruguay in Rio de Janeiro, and seeks political asylum in the neighboring country.She is among the 23 activists whose preventive ... [Published Brazzil Magazine - 18 hours ago]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Ogilvy Throws PR Lifeline to Migrant Group

Ogilvy PR is representing the Migrant Offshore Aid Station, which is bankrolled by high-risk insurer Tangiers Group, for immigration, maritime and foreign relations matters.Coordinated from the Mediterranean island of Malta, MOAS' 130-ft. Phoenix I ship ... [Published Odwyer PR Daily - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Sri Lanka to deport all overstaying foreign nationals

* July 20, Colombo: Sri Lanka Controller of Immigration and Emigration Chulananda Perera said that all overstaying foreign nationals including the Pakistan and Afghan nationals who had applied for refugee status would be deported.Last week, the government ... [Published Colombo Page - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Our View: Crisis can't be ignored

News that Gov. Deval Patrick is considering use of federal property at Camp Edwards on Cape Cod to house some of the thousands of Central American children surging across our southern border has alerted some people that the problem has come to our own ... [Published South Coast Today - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 2 reports

Afghanistan must not allow terrorists to use its soil, says Pakistan

Afzal Khan / 18 July 2014Pakistan has again asked Afghan authorities not to allow use of their territory to terrorists to launch attacks on Pakistani soil, launch, Foreign Office (FO) spokesperson Tasneem Aslam said Thursday.Speaking during weekly media ... [Published Khaleej Times - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 2 reports

RUSSIAN LESBIAN COUPLE MARRIES, REQUESTS ASYLUM IN BUENOS AIRES

(Issue # 1820)The happy couple, following their wedding ceremony in Buenos Aires.Photo: Mariela Castaño Fotografía / FacebookTwo Russian brides got hitched in Argentina's capital city and then requested political asylum in the country, citing persecution ... [Published St. Petersburg Times Russia - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 6 reports

Julian Assange sex case: Swedish court upholds arrest warrant

A district court in Stockholm yesterday upheld the arrest warrant issued for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is wanted for questioning related to alleged sexual offenses dating back to 2010.“The Court has decided that there is still probable cause ... [Published TechSpot - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 2 reports

Ending Violence Against Women | Think Tank

Violence against women continues to be a serious problem. Recent statistics indicate that around 35% of women[1] have experienced violence in their lifetimes. That's over a third of women worldwide. Thankfully, there are tireless leaders like Layli Miller-Muro ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 5 reports

Swedish court upholds Assange arrest warrant

Updated less than a minute agoA Swedish court has upheld the arrest warrant for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on charges of sexual assault.Swedish prosecutors want to question Mr Assange over the allegations made by two female former WikiLeaks volunteers. ... [Published Radio New Zealand - Jul 16 2014]

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Ms Litvinenko said the decision proves that "you are able to get justice in any difficult situation."
...At the policepolice station a woman officer came up to me and said "you know what your paper says is wrong, right? I want you to acknowledge that" - she meant of course the text of the leaflet, which stated that homosexuality is not a sin or disease, but one of the normal kinds of sexual orientation...
"A case involving spies like that they were never going to hear everything out in the open – you would have had a member of the Russian secret service just sitting there noting everything down" Mr Anderson said
"We observe that the human right to a fair trial is denied due to interests of agents of the State to turn the arrests into political pamphlet to instill fear into those who protest against the government" criticized Mondego

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Widow of Alexander Litvinenko: I do this for ju... [Published Telegraph - 56 mins ago]
Russia's LGBT Community One Year Later: Q&A wit... [Published Human Rights First - 4 hours ago]
Green light to Alexander Litvinenko death publi... [Published Russia Today - 9 hours ago]
Alexander Litvinenko death inquest: Public inqu... [Published The Independent - 11 hours ago]
New regulations for foreign students [Published Cyprus Mail - 15 hours ago]
Charged with Helping Mobbers, Brazil Lawyer Tak... [Published Brazzil Magazine - 18 hours ago]
Response from a Right Winger on How to Kill a d... [Published Daily Kos - 20 hours ago]
Belhaj’s rendition battle continues in UK courts [Published Libya Herald - 23 hours ago]
Ogilvy Throws PR Lifeline to Migrant Group [Published Odwyer PR Daily - Jul 21 2014]
Stricter border control leads to dismantling of... [Published Portugal Resident - Jul 21 2014]
Former President Rupiah Banda visits President ... [Published Lusaka Times - Jul 21 2014]
How Not to Design a World Without Borders [Published Atlantic Monthly - Jul 21 2014]
Dallas Protesters Stand Up To Pro-Illegal Immig... [Published Breitbart.com - Jul 21 2014]
Snowden Calls For Development Of Anti-Surveilla... [Published TechWeekEurope UK - Jul 21 2014]
Todays activists should heed the story of Assat... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 21 2014]
Dallas Protesters Stand Up To Pro-Illegal Immig... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 21 2014]
Zimbabwean exiles in quandary pending forced re... [Published Bulawayo24 News - Jul 21 2014]
Refugee Children Deserve Humane Treatment and L... [Published ILW.COM - Jul 21 2014]
After Fifteen Years of Persecution, a Victim St... [Published Epoch Times - Jul 21 2014]
Detaining illegal immigrants on Cape Cod is a b... [Published Cape Cod Today - Jul 20 2014]
What Happened To The Malaysian Airliner? [Published WireNews - Jul 20 2014]
Sri Lanka to deport all overstaying foreign nat... [Published Colombo Page - Jul 20 2014]
Our View: Crisis can't be ignored [Published South Coast Today - Jul 20 2014]
Honduran girl’s border crossing brings her to C... [Published Charlotte Observer - Jul 19 2014]
Why the Central American Children Migrants Need... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 19 2014]
Washington’s arrogance will destroy its empire [Published Axis of Logic - Jul 19 2014]
Low-Bono Practice Puts Face on Central American... [Published Connecticut Law Tribune - Jul 19 2014]
Editorial: U.S. Should Show Compassion for Refu... [Published Connecticut Law Tribune - Jul 18 2014]
Extremist monk heading for Australia [Published Melbourne Age - Jul 18 2014]
Afghanistan must not allow terrorists to use it... [Published Khaleej Times - Jul 18 2014]
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Dallas Protesters Stand Up To Pro-Illegal Immig... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 21 2014]
DALLAS, Texas--The National Day of Protesting Against Immigration Reform/Amnesty & Border Surge was felt around that state the weekend of July 18-19. In Dallas, protesters came out against pro-illegal immigrant judge Clay Jenkins on July 18. Breitbart ...
Are the Kids Showing Up at the Border Really Re... [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Jul 17 2014]
Ever since unaccompanied child migrants became a national news story six weeks ago, many people have started asking: Is this an immigration crisis, or is it a refugee crisis? In response, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees said last week ...
Anne Applebaum: Kyiv is set to become a refuge ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 13 2014]
WARSAW — Last month, Andrei Kuznetsov left his native St. Petersburg and flew to Ukraine. When he arrived at the Kyiv airport, he asked for political asylum. The bemused guards, unaccustomed to any sort of asylum-seekers, let alone Russian asylum-seekers, ...
Only Congress Can Do What’s Needed To Deal With... [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - Jul 12 2014]
Predictably,  the ongoing border crisis  has devolved into a partisan battle between the White House and the Republicans in Congress over who’s responsible for the current situation and what either side can do to stem the tide of children and families ...
Washington's Arrogance Will Destroy Its Empire [Published OpEdNews - Jul 10 2014]
Washington issues ultimatums to sovereign nations to do as they are told or "be bombed into the stone age." Washington violates diplomatic immunity and forces down the planes of presidents of sovereign countries to be illegally searched. Washington ordered ...
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