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15 August 2018

Hunger striking Ukrainian film-maker Oleg Sentsov "wants and hopes to live" but will not stop his protest despite deteriorating health, a rights campaigner who visited him in the Russian Arctic prison where he is held said Wednesday. ...

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15 August 2018

Nigerian police have detained a journalist for refusing to disclose the source of a story about last week's takeover of parliament by security agents, his employers said on Wednesday. ...

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15 August 2018

President Donald Trump's administration believes missing US journalist Austin Tice is still alive, six years after he is thought to have been taken captive in Syria. ...

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13 August 2018

Family and supporters of missing US journalist Austin Tice on Tuesday will mark six years since his disappearance in Syria amid ongoing uncertainty about his whereabouts or condition. ...

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13 August 2018

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday that the lengthy questioning of an American Jewish journalist on arrival at Tel Aviv airport was the result of an "administrative mistake". ...

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13 August 2018

Panic erupted at a packed seaside music festival in northwest Spain when part of a wooden promenade suddenly collapsed, injuring more than 300 people, nine of them seriously, officials said Monday. ...

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12 August 2018

A Vietnamese former colonel and revolutionary war hero who became disillusioned with the communist regime and defected, becoming one of its most vocal and influential critics, died in France at age 90. ...

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10 August 2018

Belarus on Friday released the last two independent journalists detained in raids this week over alleged illegal access to a state news agency, their editors said. ...

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10 August 2018

Reporters Without Borders said it had restored its website in Egypt on Friday, exactly one year after it was blocked by the authorities. ...

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09 August 2018

A second hostage has died after being abducted by the Islamic State group in southern Syria last month, a journalist in the area and a monitor said Thursday. ...

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