Posts Tagged ‘Uprisings’


Trial starts in UAE for 94 charged in coup plot

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates Ninety four people went on trial Monday in the United Arab Emirates on charges of trying to overthrow the government, the latest in a growing crackdown in the Gulf nation against perceived political or security threats inspired by

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Libya and Yemen Try to Suppress Protests

Cities across northern Africa and the Middle East teetered on a knife's edge on Saturday as shaken governments in Libya and Yemen made new moves to stifle waves of uprisings. (15 hours ago)

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