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Who are the Taliban? - BBC News

Who are the Taliban? - BBC News | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it
BBC News looks at the history of the Taliban movement in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
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Pinochet directly ordered killing on US soil of Chilean diplomat, papers reveal

Pinochet directly ordered killing on US soil of Chilean diplomat, papers reveal | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it
The Obama administration has declassified document showing that the Chilean dictator personally ordered the assassination of Orlando Letelier in 1976
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Why so many migrants flee Eritrea: the world's 10 most repressive regimes

Why so many migrants flee Eritrea: the world's 10 most repressive regimes | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it
According to the Committee to Protect Journalists, Eritrea is the most heavily
censored country in the world - beating even North Korea
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No Bonus And Mugabe’s Holiday:-‘Public Disgust And Calls For Regime Change Now!

No Bonus And Mugabe’s Holiday:-‘Public Disgust And Calls For Regime Change Now! | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it
The Zanu PF regime is increasingly unsettled by the state of the regime’s coffers, along with public disgust expressed nationwide by unpaid civil servants who have had a most miserable Christmas, knowing that, firstly, the regime failed to meet promises by failing to settle in December as originally promised,.
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Buddhists pass extreme religion bills

Buddhists pass extreme religion bills | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it

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Myanmar

Myanmar | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it

Myanmar's main opposition party has launched an election manifesto that pledges to retain a "dignified" role for the military as a defender of democracy and consolidate government ministries to save costs.Full coverage of news about Myanmar

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A Hidden View into Burma’s Oppressive Regime

A Hidden View into Burma’s Oppressive Regime | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it
The 2007 protests against the military regime in Burma or Myanmar and the plight of Aung San Suu Kyi may have gone unnoticed without a few video journalists profiled in Burma VJ.
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Burma Military Junta Cracks Down on Protesters; 8 People Killed, Hundreds of Monks Rounded Up

Burma Military Junta Cracks Down on Protesters; 8 People Killed, Hundreds of Monks Rounded Up | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it
In Burma, military forces have killed up to eight people, including five Buddhist monks. The military used batons, tear gas and live rounds in a violent crackdown on mass protests against the military junta.
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Who are the Taliban? - BBC News

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The Taliban

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The Taliban ("Students of Islamic Knowledge Movement") ruled Afghanistan from 1996 until 2001. They came to power during Afghanistan's long civil war. Although they managed to hold 90% of the country's territory, their policies—including their treatment of women and support of terrorists—ostracized them from the world community.

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Godfathers of Chilean right charged with tax fraud, bribery and money laundering

Godfathers of Chilean right charged with tax fraud, bribery and money laundering | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it
Political heirs of dictator Augusto Pinochet accused of running ‘a machine to defraud the state’ using more than 1,000 fake documents
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Pinochet directly ordered killing on US soil of Chilean diplomat, papers reveal

Pinochet directly ordered killing on US soil of Chilean diplomat, papers reveal | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it
The Obama administration has declassified document showing that the Chilean dictator personally ordered the assassination of Orlando Letelier in 1976
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Eddie Cross: The Tragedy of the Disappeared | Free & Fair Zimbabwe Election

Eddie Cross: The Tragedy of the Disappeared | Free & Fair Zimbabwe Election | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it
A year ago a local activist, Itai Dzamara, was having a haircut on a Monday morning. An unmarked vehicle drove up with four men in it and he was summarily arrested and frog marched out to the vehicle and driven away. He was never seen again. His crime was to …
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Zimbabwe Vigil UK

Zimbabwe Vigil UK | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it
A protest vigil outside the Zimbabwe Embassy, 429 Strand, London every Saturday from 14.00 - 18.00 since October 2002. The Vigil will continue until internationally - monitored, free and fair elections are held in Zimbabwe.
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Mujuru stages ‘palace coup’ - NewsDay Zimbabwe

Mujuru stages ‘palace coup’ - NewsDay Zimbabwe | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it

Vice-President and Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) party leader Joice Mujuru staged a “palace coup” over the weekend when she hosted over 100 disgruntled war veterans, among them ex-top government officials, NewsDay has established. Share...TweetShare...ShareEmailPrint

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World Report 2015: Burma | Human Rights Watch

World Report 2015: Burma | Human Rights Watch | Oppressive Regimes | Scoop.it
The reform process in Burma experienced significant slowdowns and in some cases reversals of basic freedoms and democratic progress in 2014. The government continued to pass laws with significant human rights limitations, failed to address calls for constitutional reform ahead of the 2015 elections, and increased arrests of peaceful critics, including land protesters and journalists.
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Myanmar protests verge on mass movement

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