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Mehdi Kharroubi’s son denounces: my father and my brother punished without legal basis
Since 2011, Mehdi Kharroubi is under house arrest for participating in peaceful Green Wave protests. He was never brought to trial. Mohammed Hussein Kharrubi condemned for publishing a letter by his father.
Tehran cracks down on protests against the arrests of Mousavi and Kharroubi
Basij militias attack demonstrators with batons, firearms and tear gas. Dozens of arrests. Demonstrations in the streets of Tehran and other major cities of Iran. The Green Wave demands the release of all leaders. Another demonstration is scheduled for March 15. Parliamentarians demand Mousavi and Kharroubi be tried and hanged.
More dissidents arrested as CP congress approaches
Rights activists and religious leaders “disappear” or are placed under house arrest. Beijing streets are crawling with police stopping anyone who appears to be a possible petitioner.
Hu Jia charged, petition calls on government to protect human rights
Despite EU and US protests, the well-known Chinese activist is formally charged with inciting subversion against the state. More than 14,000 activists and dissidents call on the government to ratify the UN Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.
Appeal of the "Weeping Mothers " of Iran: free our children, arrest those who killed them
On the 31th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution, a group of mothers protesting regime violence against the young. Demonstration in support of Ahmadinejad with tens of thousands. Opponents demonstrations threatened.
Hundreds of dolphins saved after beaching on Filipino coast
The dolphins were saved thanks to quick action by local residents and fishermen. Five out of the 300 died. The beaching was caused by a heat wave, or an anomalous wave.
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