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Published: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:01:19 +0100
Unusual find in Egyptian cryptos
Middle East Today / Sweden / Stockholm: -Mumified beetles, tens of kitty mummies and about 100 gilded wooden statues in wood have been found by archaeologists in Egypt.
- It is very, very rare that the beetles are found preserved.It's great to see, incredibly exciting, says the Egyptian Carolin Johansson.
In total, seven crypts have been discovered in the Sakkara nekropole, 30 kilometers south of Cairo.According to Carolin Johansson, it is special with the new finding that the insects...
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Published: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 11:00:08 +0100
5 strengths of the older worker
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-1. Older Workers Know Etiquette
De Niro overdoes it by going to work at a technology company dressed in a suit and tie. He’s clearly out of place at first, then the employees and audience see the charm in the way he dresses. He adds class to the organization.
Similarly my customers, most of whom are older workers show up for my workshops dressed for the job search. They dress prepared to run into their next employer, whereas their younger counterparts...
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Published: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:35:37 +0100
Freedom of Expression
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Communicating with each other and expressing ourselves freely is central to living in an open and fair society.
Governments pay lip service to ‘free speech’ in almost every constitution in the world, but the reality isn't so free. Across the world people are thrown into prison – or worse – for speaking out.
Our right to seek, receive and share information and ideas, without fear or unlawful interference, is crucial for our education, to...
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Published: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:53:51 +0100
Bahrain: Further Information: Life Sentence For Bahraini Opposition Leader, Sheikh Ali Salman
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-On 4 November 2018, the Bahraini Appeal Court sentenced opposition leader and prisoner of conscience, Sheikh Ali Salman, to life imprisonment. The court overturned an earlier acquittal, and convicted him and two others of communicating sensitive security information to Qatar.
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Published: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 14:13:24 +0100
Bahrain: Opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman unlawfully convicted
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Responding to the Bahraini Appeal Court verdict, overturning the acquittal of opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman and sentencing him instead to life in prison, Amnesty International's Middle East and North Africa Director Heba Morayef said:
This verdict is a travesty of justice that demonstrates the Bahraini authorities’ relentless and unlawful efforts to silence any form of dissent.
Heba Morayef, Amnesty International's Middle East and North...
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Published: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:28:17 +0100
Egypt: At least 19 arrested in alarming escalation of crackdown on human rights workers
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-The Egyptian authorities have stepped up their onslaught against the human rights community by arresting at least 19 human rights lawyers and activists in a series of raids carried out today, said Amnesty International. So far at least eight women and 11 men were arrested in raids which began in the early hours of this morning.
The arrests prompted the Egyptian Coordination for Rights and Freedoms (ECRF), a prominent human rights organization that provides...
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Published: Tue, 06 Nov 2018 15:52:05 +0100
France: Arrest warrants for Syrian officials an important step towards justice
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Responding to the news that French prosecutors have issued arrest warrants for three senior Syrian government and intelligence officials on charges of torture, enforced disappearances, crimes against humanity and war crimes, Amnesty International’s Senior Director for Research Anna Neistat said:
“These arrest warrants for three senior officials, including a top adviser to President Bashar al-Assad, are an important step towards delivering justice...
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Published: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:52:37 +0100
Leading journalists demand justice for Jamal Khashoggi
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Jake Tapper, Nick Kristof, Naomi Klein, Barkha Dutt, Mehdi Hasan, Hamid Mir and others read from Jamal Khashoggi’s last Washington Post column
Amnesty International demands truth and accountability for Jamal Khashoggi’s murder
Leading journalists from around the world pay tribute to Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi Arabian journalist who was murdered by Saudi state agents at the country’s consulate in Istanbul this month, by reading portions of...
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Published: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 05:01:41 +0100
Tanzania: ‘Dangerous’ plans for homophobic task force must be abandoned immediately
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Following the announcement of plans to form a government taskforce which will begin hunting down and arresting people who are, or are perceived to be lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender and inter-sex (LGBTI) next week, Joan Nyanyuki, Amnesty International’s Regional Director for East Africa, the Horn and the Great Lakes said:

The idea of this taskforce must be immediately abandoned as it only serves to incite hatred among members of the public....
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Published: Fri, 02 Nov 2018 10:42:06 +0100
How to Be Successful in Life
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Regardless of how old you are, where you live, or what your career goals are, it's likely your ultimate goals in life are to be happy and successful. To be successful means more than just having money and making your mark. It means following your passions, living purposefully, and enjoying the present moment.
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Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018 20:34:00 +0200
Continuing Lack of Adequate Medical Care in Bahrain’s Prisons
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Amnesty International today expressed its concern over persistent reports of failure to provide adequate medical care in Bahrain’s prisons, which in some cases may result in permanent health damage to individuals suffering from injuries or grave chronic illnesses. Amnesty has confirmed details regarding lack of medical care and other ill-treatment with relatives or family members of 11 prisoners, and has received credible allegations of failure to provide...
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Published: Wed, 17 Oct 2018 08:49:50 +0200
Personal Development Tip: How ‘Think and Grow Rich’ changed My Life
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-One of the seminal self-help books that has been around for literally 100 years and more, Napoleon Hill’s Think and Grow Rich is one of the most transformative books that you could ever hope to read. Literally distilling down everything and anything that has to do with leading a successful life and creating the kind of lifestyle you’ve always dreamed of, Think and Grow Rich has changed my life forever.
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Published: Wed, 17 Oct 2018 02:26:23 +0200
Egypt: France flouts international law by continuing to export arms used in deadly crackdowns
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-“It was non-stop tear gas and shots were coming from rooftops and armoured vehicles... Shots were raining down on us...I saw people shot in the head and chest.” - Protester who witnessed the Rabaa massacre on 14 August 2013.

Amnesty analysis shows Egyptian security forces used French supplied military equipment to violently crush protests between 2012 and 2015
Despite EU ban and zero accountability measures by the Egyptian government,...
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Published: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 11:18:19 +0100
Tanzania: 10 men arrested in Zanzibar for being ‘gay’
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Ten men have been arrested on suspicion of being gay on the Tanzanian island of Zanzibar after police received a “tip-off” from members of the public about a same-sex marriage taking place, Amnesty International has revealed.
The arrests come after a prominent Tanzanian politician last week called on the public to report the names of suspected gay men to the police – comments subsequently denounced by the government.
This is a shocking blow...
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Published: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 14:38:10 +0100
Developing a Path to Success
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Identify your passions. Before you can achieve success, you will have to define what success means to you. While it may take years to realize what you want to do with your life, identifying your passions, interests, and values will help you set goals and give your life a sense of meaning. If you have trouble identifying these things, then ask a friend or family member to help you. Ask yourself the following questions:
What do you want your legacy to...
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Published: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:13:32 +0100
Jordan: Government should withdraw amendments to cybercrimes law ahead of UN review
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Proposed changes to a national cybercrimes law will deal a devastating blow to freedom of expression in Jordan, Amnesty International has warned, ahead of a review of the country’s human rights record at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva tomorrow.
The proposed changes to Jordan’s already flawed cybercrimes law are extremely worrying
Heba Morayef, Amnesty International’s Middle East and North Africa Director
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Published: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 15:05:39 +0100
How to Manage Your Day
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Time management is an important skill to cultivate. It can help you make the most out of each day, leading to success in areas like work and school. To manage your time, use your time productively by working in the right environment and prioritizing tasks. Minimize distractions by shutting off your phone and social media when necessary. Make sure to follow a daily schedule that allows you to make the most out of each day.
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Published: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 13:59:04 +0100
Death penalty: Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco/Western Sahara must abolish the death penalty in law
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Executions and death sentences recorded globally declined after record-high peaks of previous years
Iran and Malaysia adopted legislative amendments to reduce the death penalty for drug-related offences
Positive steps seen across sub-Saharan Africa, with Guinea becoming 20th abolitionist state, substantial decreases in death sentences and ongoing legislative developments
Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco/Western Sahara have not executed since the...
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Published: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:07:04 +0100
Turkey: Judicial farce must end with acquittal of human rights defenders
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Almost a year-and-a-half after they were first arrested, and still facing absurd charges, Amnesty International Turkey’s Honorary Chair, former Director and nine other human rights defenders must be acquitted, said Amnesty International as their trial resumes tomorrow in Istanbul.
Taner Kılıç, Amnesty Turkey’s Honorary Chair, and İdil Eser, the organisation’s former Turkey Director, are being tried alongside nine other human rights defenders...
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Published: Tue, 06 Nov 2018 15:27:25 +0100
Egypt: Release of arbitrarily detained labour rights lawyer a welcome relief
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Responding to the news that human rights and labour lawyer Haytham Mohamdeen has been released, Amnesty International’s North Africa Campaigns Director Najia Bounaim said:
“Amid the ongoing persecution of hundreds of peaceful activists across Egypt in recent years, Haytham Mohamdeen’s release is a small but welcome victory for human rights in the country and for all those who campaigned for his release. However, he should never have been detained...
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Published: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 09:43:20 +0100
10 Tips to Help You Take Control of Your Emotions
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Although the universality of basic human emotions has been recognizedi, the role, function, and importance of emotional intelligence are often undermined. Emotional Intelligence is a social skill that can help you become more aware and tactful in understanding handling your own emotions as well as the emotions of others. functioning. Benefits of emotional intelligence include, but are not limited to, improvements in copingii, well-beingiii, relationship satisfactioniv,...
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Published: Fri, 02 Nov 2018 13:54:43 +0100
Saudi Arabia: 10 things you need to know about a kingdom of cruelty
Following the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is once again under the global spotlight.
Turkey’s President Erdogan said he believed the death of Jamal Khashoggi inside the Saudi Arabia consulate in Istanbul was a “savage murder”.
But Khashoggi’s killing is only the latest in a long line of violations to add to the Kingdom’s appalling human rights record.
1 - Devastating war in Yemen
The Saudi Arabia-led coalition has contributed...
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Published: Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:54:50 +0200
Iran: Victim of domestic and sexual violence, arrested as a child, is executed after unfair trial
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Responding to the horrific news that 24-year-old Iranian Kurdish woman Zeinab Sekaanvand was executed early this morning in Urumieh central prison, West Azerbaijan province, Philip Luther, Amnesty International’s Research and Advocacy Director for the Middle East and North Africa, said:

“The execution of Zeinab Sekaanvand is a sickening demonstration of the Iranian authorities’ disregard for the principles of juvenile justice and international...
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Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018 15:54:13 +0200
Bahrain: Medical negligence leaves prisoners in agony, puts lives at risk
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-A new investigation by Amnesty International has revealed a shocking pattern of medical negligence in Bahrain’s prison system, where individuals with serious conditions like cancer, multiple sclerosis and sickle-cell anaemia are being denied specialist care and pain medication.

The reports we heard from prisoners’ relatives paint a stark picture of medical negligence and intentional ill-treatment in Bahrain’s prisons
Devin Kenney,...
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Published: Wed, 17 Oct 2018 02:43:38 +0200
Egypt: Mass death sentences will not deliver justice for victims of church bombings
Middle East today / Sweden / Stockholm:-Responding to the news that 17 people accused of carrying out three deadly church bombings in 2017 as well as attacks against security forces have been sentenced to death by a military court in Alexandria today, Amnesty International’s North Africa Campaigns Director Najia Bounaim said:

“There can be no justification for the utterly reprehensible attacks which targeted worshippers in Coptic Christian churches across Egypt in 2017. There is...
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Published: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:01:19 +0100
Unusual find in Egyptian cryptos
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Published: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 11:18:19 +0100
Tanzania: 10 men arrested in Zanzibar for being ‘gay’
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Published: Mon, 12 Nov 2018 11:00:08 +0100
5 strengths of the older worker
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Published: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 14:38:10 +0100
Developing a Path to Success
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Published: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:35:37 +0100
Freedom of Expression
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Published: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 09:13:32 +0100
Jordan: Government should withdraw amendments to cybercrimes law ahead of UN review
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Published: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:53:51 +0100
Bahrain: Further Information: Life Sentence For Bahraini Opposition Leader, Sheikh Ali Salman
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Published: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 15:05:39 +0100
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Bahrain: Opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman unlawfully convicted
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Published: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 13:59:04 +0100
Death penalty: Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco/Western Sahara must abolish the death penalty in law
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Published: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:28:17 +0100
Egypt: At least 19 arrested in alarming escalation of crackdown on human rights workers
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Published: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:07:04 +0100
Turkey: Judicial farce must end with acquittal of human rights defenders
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Published: Tue, 06 Nov 2018 15:52:05 +0100
France: Arrest warrants for Syrian officials an important step towards justice
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Published: Tue, 06 Nov 2018 15:27:25 +0100
Egypt: Release of arbitrarily detained labour rights lawyer a welcome relief
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Published: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:52:37 +0100
Leading journalists demand justice for Jamal Khashoggi
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Published: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 09:43:20 +0100
10 Tips to Help You Take Control of Your Emotions
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Published: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 05:01:41 +0100
Tanzania: ‘Dangerous’ plans for homophobic task force must be abandoned immediately
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Published: Fri, 02 Nov 2018 13:54:43 +0100
Saudi Arabia: 10 things you need to know about a kingdom of cruelty
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Published: Fri, 02 Nov 2018 10:42:06 +0100
How to Be Successful in Life
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Published: Mon, 22 Oct 2018 21:54:50 +0200
Iran: Victim of domestic and sexual violence, arrested as a child, is executed after unfair trial
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Published: Thu, 18 Oct 2018 20:34:00 +0200
Continuing Lack of Adequate Medical Care in Bahrain’s Prisons
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Bahrain: Medical negligence leaves prisoners in agony, puts lives at risk
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Published: Wed, 17 Oct 2018 08:49:50 +0200
Personal Development Tip: How ‘Think and Grow Rich’ changed My Life
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Published: Wed, 17 Oct 2018 02:43:38 +0200
Egypt: Mass death sentences will not deliver justice for victims of church bombings
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Published: Wed, 17 Oct 2018 02:26:23 +0200
Egypt: France flouts international law by continuing to export arms used in deadly crackdowns
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