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Tunisian lawmaker detained trying to attend own court hearing

Reuters
TUNIS, Sept 17 (Reuters) – An opposition member of parliament in Tunisia was detained on Friday when he tried to attend a court hearing against himself, his lawyer said, adding to concern for human rights after the president seized extra powers in July. Saif Eddine Makhlouf, a leader of the......

Unauthenticated videos show Guinea’s President Conde detained by army

Reuters
CONAKRY, Sept 5 (Reuters) – Videos shared on social media showed Guinea’s President Alpha Conde being detained by army special forces on Sunday. The videos, which Reuters could not immediately authenticate, were posted following hours of heavy gunfire around the presidential palace in Conakry. Reporting by Hereward Holland; editing by......

Fenster’s family keeps pushing Myanmar to release detained journalist

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Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Family members of journalist Danny Fenster gathered Tuesday to mark the 100th day the Detroit area native has been imprisoned in Myanmar and continue pushing for his release. “I’m cracking here,” his brother Bryan Fenster said during a Tuesday virtual......

Malaysia seeking to confirm reports of two nationals detained in Afghanistan

Reuters
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 29 (Reuters) – Malaysia is seeking help from foreign security agencies to confirm media reports that two of its nationals have been arrested by the Taliban in Afghanistan for their alleged involvement in Islamic State, the country’s top police official said on Saturday. Inspector-General of Police Acryl......

Journalists demanding media freedom detained in Russia

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Lexi Lonas Journalists were arrested on Saturday in Russia while protesting for media freedom after the Russian government labeled a media outlet a “foreign agent.” The protest took place outside the FSB, the country’s domestic security agency, after TV......

Capitol Hill bomb threat defendant Floyd Ray Roseberry charged in federal court, detained without bail

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A man named Floyd Ray Roseberry who claims to be sitting in his truck with explosives speaks during a Facebook livestream in a still image from video taken in Washington, U.S. August 19, 2021. Social Media | via Reuters The......

Biden discusses Canadian citizens detained in China with Trudeau

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Alex Gangitano President Biden spoke with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau by phone on Monday and discussed the detention of two Canadian citizens in China, the White House announced.The two leaders “discussed the two Canad… Source link To Return to the Main......

Harden Detained, Not Arrested, in Paris Alongside Lil Baby

Sports Illustrated
Nets star James Harden was detained by French police Thursday afternoon alongside rapper Lil Baby. Harden and Lil Baby were searched by police on Avenue Montaigne after police smelled marijuana in their car, per ESPN. Lil Baby was reportedly arrested and taken to a Paris police station, while Harden was free......

American detained in Russia with Covid-19 has not been able to speak to family, they say

CNN
USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here “We don’t know anything about his treatment. We haven’t been able to talk to him since he was taken to isolation,” Paula Reed told CNN’s Victor Blackwell. “He was experiencing a fever, a cough and he lost his sense......

State Department calls for release of US journalist detained in Myanmar

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here “We are deeply concerned over the detention of US citizen Daniel Fenster, who was working as a journalist in Burma,” a State Department spokesperson said Friday. “We have pressed the military regime to release him immediately and will continue......

Biden condemns arrest of detained Belarusian dissident journalist

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here “The United States condemns in the strongest possible terms both the diversion of the plane and the subsequent removal and arrest of Mr. Pratasevich,” Biden said in a statement following the release of a new video with an appearance......

Japanese journalist detained in Myanmar

Reuters
Myanmar authorities have detained a Japanese journalist, Yuki Kitazumi, after picking him up from his home in Yangon, news reports said on Monday. BBC Burmese quoted a witness as saying the reporter was taken into custody by troops on Sunday night. He was asked to raise both hands and was......

Thai police vow more protest arrests after nearly 100 detained

Reuters
BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thai police on Monday vowed to arrest more people participating in anti-government protests after detaining nearly 100 at a demonstration a day earlier, citing a law restricting gatherings to prevent the spread of coronavirus. FILE PHOTO: A pro-democracy protester flashes the three-finger salute while she is detained......

Bolivia’s detained former president Anez taken to hospital

Reuters
By Danny Ramos, Monica Machicao FILE PHOTO: Bolivia’s former interim President Jeanine Anez is seen in a car outside the FELCC (Special Force to fight against Crime) headquarters in La Paz, Bolivia March 13, 2021. REUTERS/Manuel Claure LA PAZ/SANTA CRUZ (Reuters) – Bolivian former president Jeanine Anez was taken to......

Nurse detained for pocketing COVID-19 vaccines in Detroit, official says

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Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Detroit — A nurse practitioner was detained by Detroit police Monday after allegedly pocketing two doses of COVID-19 vaccine at downtown’s TCF Center. A member of the medical staff at the center saw the woman take the two syringes of the......

Nurse detained at Detroit’s TCF Center after allegedly pocketing COVID-19 vaccines

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Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Detroit — A nurse practitioner was detained by Detroit police Monday after allegedly pocketing two doses of COVID-19 vaccine at the TCF Center downtown. Detroit Chief Operating Officer Hakim Berry said that a member of the medical staff at the......

Trump appointee charged for Jan. 6 assault ordered detained until trial

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Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here Klein, 42, is the only known appointee of former President Donald Trump to face charges connected to the Capitol breach. He was seen on Capitol security and police-worn cameras repeatedly attacking police in a tunnel underneath the Capitol’s west front......

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