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Egyptian court orders Jazeera journalist’s release

Egyptian court orders Jazeera journalist’s release

A court in Egypt has ordered the release of Al Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein from prison after more than 880 days of detention.

White House resists release of Trump's tax returns

White House resists release of Trump's tax returns

President Donald Trump's tax returns will never be handed over to Democratic lawmakers, White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney said on Sunday ...

No Ethiopia plane crash report on Monday, maybe this week: source

No Ethiopia plane crash report on Monday, maybe this week: source

Ethiopia will not release a preliminary report into the causes of last month's Ethiopian Airlines crash on Monday, as previously expected, but may publish it this week, a source familiar with the transport ministry told Reuters.

Ooredoo to release app update before Sport Day

Ooredoo to release app update before Sport Day

Ooredoo has announced that it will release an update of the Ooredoo app in preparation for the upcoming National Sport Day, when customers will be rewarded for every step they take.

ICC orders conditional release of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo

ICC orders conditional release of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo

The International Criminal Court has ordered the release of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo, under the condition that he will stay in the country ...

Pair freed without charge in London airport drones probe

Pair freed without charge in London airport drones probe

A man and a woman arrested over the drone disruption that brought Christmas getaway flights to a standstill at London's Gatwick Airport were released without charge on Sunday, police said.

US, Canada call on China to release detained Canadians

US, Canada call on China to release detained Canadians

The United States joined Canada on Friday in calling on Beijing to release two Canadians detained in what are widely believed to be tit-for-tat arrests related to the high-profile detention in Canada ...

NHRC calls for release of Qatar citizens held in Saudi

NHRC calls for release of Qatar citizens held in Saudi

HE the Chairman of Qatar National Human Rights Committee (NHRC), Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri, called on Saturday on Fionnuala Ni Aolain, the UN Special Rapporteur ...

Trump sees American prisoners' release as ‘positive gesture’: White House

Trump sees American prisoners' release as ‘positive gesture’: White House

North Korea released three American detainees and handed them over to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday, clearing a major obstacle to an unprecedented summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Nigeria frees 475 Boko Haram suspects for lack of evidence

Nigeria frees 475 Boko Haram suspects for lack of evidence

Nigeria has freed another 475 Boko Haram suspects following a series of mass trials in which most cases were dropped for lack of evidence, the justice ministry said Sunday.

Watchdog group calls on Saudi Arabia to release local journalist

Watchdog group calls on Saudi Arabia to release local journalist

The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has called on Saudi Arabia to release a local journalist who was reportedly arrested this week after criticising the government.

Sudan rebels free 127 prisoners captured in fighting

Sudan rebels free 127 prisoners captured in fighting

A prominent Sudanese rebel group has released 127 prisoners it had captured in fighting with government forces, most of them soldiers, the military said on Sunday.