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BBC News - Benazir son Bilawal condemns support for Taseer killer

BBC News - Benazir son Bilawal condemns support for Taseer killer | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
The son of slain Pakistani leader Benazir Bhutto condemns those who praise the assassination of Punjab provincial governor Salman Taseer.
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YouTube - Anger in Algeria

A second wave of rioting has rocked Algeria, where hundreds of protesters have fought running battles with riot police in the capital, Algiers.The violent pr... (I liked a YouTube video -- Anger in Algeria http://youtu.be/fpQkHcIJpFg?a)
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Iran urged to drop prison sentences against human rights activists | Amnesty International

Iran urged to drop prison sentences against human rights activists | Amnesty International | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh and journalist Shiva Nazar Ahari were sentenced on charges relating to their human rights work after the country's disputed 2009 presidential elections. (RT @Persian2English: AMNESTY: Iran urged to drop prison sentences against humanrights activist #iranelection http://fb.me/sL6zQRuW)
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Tax relief on staple foods sees reduction in Algeria riots / World / Home - Morning Star

Tax relief on staple foods sees reduction in Algeria riots / World / Home - Morning Star | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Morning Star online (Tax relief on staple foods sees reduction in Algeria #foodriots http://t.co/2hrfpIs)
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Missing Chinese human rights lawyer describes being tortured by police - The Guardian

Missing Chinese human rights lawyer describes being tortured by police - The Guardian | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Missing Chinese human rights lawyer describes being tortured by police - The Guardian http://bit.ly/frFuzm
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Tunisia: incidenti a Le Kef - Mondo - ANSA.it

Tunisia: incidenti a Le Kef - Mondo - ANSA.it | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Tunisia: incidenti a Le Kef, Parigi deplora le violenze e invita al dialogo, , Mondo, Ansa (RT @ansa_mondo: Tunisia: incidenti a Le Kef: Parigi deplora le violenze e invita al dialogo http://bit.ly/hGVxZK)
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BBC News - In pictures: Tunisia protests

BBC News - In pictures: Tunisia protests | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Images from Tunisia where at least 14 people have died in continuing protests over rising food prices and high unemployment. (BBC News - In pictures: Tunisia protests http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-12149160)
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Mustapha Benfodil raconte : « On va vous présenter devant le procureur et si vous êtes un homme, répétez ce que vous nous avez dit »

Mustapha Benfodil raconte  : « On va vous présenter devant le procureur et si vous êtes un homme, répétez ce que vous nous avez dit » | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Dna-#Algérie: Suivez toute l'actualité de l'Algérie en direct: Politique, Sport, Société, Culture...Toute l'Algérie est sur DNA-Algerie.com, votre site d'informations. (RT @ninarevolution: http://ow.ly/3Btth Mustapha Benfodil raconte son arrestation #5janvier #algeria #jaccusedz)
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Food riots: Algeria may be the beginning - Arab News

Food riots: Algeria may be the beginning - Arab News http://bit.ly/gW3AFI
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Tunisian Government Allegedly Hacking Facebook, Gmail Accounts of Dissidents and Journalists | Fast Company

Tunisian Government Allegedly Hacking Facebook, Gmail Accounts of Dissidents and Journalists | Fast Company | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Tuninia road signsMassive riots and protests have rocked Tunisia this past month. After a 26-year-old street vendor named Mohammed Bouazizi attempted to kill himself by self-immolation (he survived and later died of his burns), hundreds of thousands took to the North African nation's streets.
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Today: Human Rights Activists, Guantanamo Lawyers to Rally at White House | Witness Against Torture

Today: Human Rights Activists, Guantanamo Lawyers to Rally at White House | Witness Against Torture | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Today: Human Rights Activists, Guantanamo Lawyers to Rally at White House | Witness Against Torture: http://bit.ly/gqlbC7 via @addthis
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Thailand: Red shirts back on Bangkok streets against the government – Spero News | Other News | Bangkok Informer

Thailand: Red shirts back on Bangkok streets against the government – Spero News | Other News | Bangkok Informer | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
AsiaOneThailand: Red shirts back on Bangkok streets against the governmentSpero NewsBy Asia News Bangkok – Tens of thousands of red shirted protesters gathered in downtown Bangkok on Sunday in the biggest show of force since the government ...Red-shi... (#Bangkok Thailand: Red shirts back on Bangkok streets against the government – Spero News http://bit.ly/hNw9A9)
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Tunisia: Ue condanna violenze e arresti - Top News - ANSA.it

Tunisia: Ue condanna violenze e arresti - Top News - ANSA.it | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
Tunisia: Ue condanna violenze e arresti, Da Bruxelles preoccupazione e cordoglio per le vittime, , Topnews, Ansa (Tunisia: Ue condanna violenze e arresti - http://www.ansa.it/web/notizie/rubriche/topnews/2011/01/10/visualizza_new.html_1642203617.html)
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Notes from the Cuban Exile Quarter: Join the Continuing Call to Nonviolent Action

Notes from the Cuban Exile Quarter: Join the Continuing Call to Nonviolent Action | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
RT @johnjsuarez: Join the Continuing Call to Nonviolent Action : Martin Luther King Jr. & Oscar Elias Biscet http://bit.ly/giISMy #nonviolence #freedom #Cuba
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VOA | Iran Arrests Dozens of Evangelical Christians | Middle East | English

VOA | Iran Arrests Dozens of Evangelical Christians | Middle East | English | Coveting Freedom | Scoop.it
International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran says that the names and photos of a number of those arrested have been published, and most appear to be young evangelical Christians who have converted from Islam. http://ow.ly/1rZw2U)
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