Turkish courts handed down sentences totaling 103 years to 23 journalists in 2020, according to the “BİA Media Monitoring Report 2020,” released by the Bianet news website on Friday.
More than 1,000 people were detained on Saturday as demonstrators took to the streets across Russia to demand the release of jailed dissident Alexei Navalny, civil rights activists said.
Turkish prosecutors have issued detention warrants for 44 former judges and prosecutors over their alleged links to the Gülen movement, accused by the Turkish government of masterminding a coup attempt in 2016, according to Turkish media reports.
The US House of Representatives is to send the article of impeachment against former president Donald Trump to the Senate on Monday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said.
US President Joe Biden used his first day in office to issue a raft of executive orders undoing some of former President Donald Trump’s marquee policies on climate change and immigration.
Human Rights Watch on Thursday called on Bosnian authorities to take urgent action to protect hundreds of migrants staying in Bosnia and Herzegovina in inhumane conditions, and this appeal concerns first and foremost migrants staying around Bihać.
The Czech Republic’s largest ICT holding company ARICOMA has acquired Macedonian IT company Seavus, Prime Minister Zoran Zaev told a joint press conference with Czech Ambassador to North Macedonia, Miroslav Toman, on Wednesday.
The average monthly net salary paid per employee in November 2020 was 7 percent higher than in November 2019, as a result of rises given to people in arts and entertainment (11.2%), health care providers and social workers (11.2%), and...