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Every journalist CPJ found jailed for their work in Turkey is under investigation for, or charged with, anti-state crimes, as was true of last year's census. He has been in pretrial detention for more than four years. Other findings indicated that while 97 percent of the journalists are local reporters, 29 percent are freelance writers.
  • Advanced US Weapons For Syrian Rebels Wound Up In ISIS Control

    Advanced US Weapons For Syrian Rebels Wound Up In ISIS Control

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    Conflict Armament Research, a British-based organization, said Thursday some US -furnished weapons meant for Syrian rebels ended up with the Islamic State terror group. "Time and again, states that seek to accomplish short-term political objectives supply weapons to groups over whom they exert little to no control", said James Bevan, the executive director of Conflict Armament Research.
  • China warns against war with North Korea

    China warns against war with North Korea

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    They also shared the view that all conflicts with North Korea must be resolved peacefully through dialogue and negotiations, and that the improvement of inter-Korean relations is a positive step in resolving the crisis. China is North Korea's most important political and economic partner, but has enforced increasingly strict United Nations sanctions against its neighbour while seeking to persuade all parties to return to denuclearization talks.
  • Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. (CRZO)

    Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc. (CRZO)

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    Its shares finally traded at $19.55 a share. Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. has a beta of 0, offering the possibility of a lower rate of return, but also posing less risk. This number is based on a scale from 1 to 5. Van Eck Assocs owns 9,028 shares. California State Teachers Retirement Sys holds 0% or 115,734 shares in its portfolio.
  • Imran Khan survives, Jahangir Tareen disqualified

    Imran Khan survives, Jahangir Tareen disqualified

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    On the other hand, along with the petitioner Hanif Abbasi, PML-N leaders including the State Minister for Information Maryam Aurangzeb, the Minister for Privatization Daniyal Aziz, the State Minister for Interior Talal Chaudhry and the Prime Minister's Spokesman Musaddiq Malik were also present in the Court.
  • Second phase of Brexit talks will be harder than first - EU's Juncker

    Second phase of Brexit talks will be harder than first - EU's Juncker

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    The expected clearance Friday to trade discussions will provide a welcome boost to British Prime Minister Theresa May , who earlier this week lost a key parliamentary vote over giving lawmakers the final say on the Brexit deal. The progress comes after the sides reached a deal on the preliminary divorce issues, such as the status of Britain's physical border with European Union member Ireland.
  • President Trump wants U.S. astronauts to go to moon, Mars

    President Trump wants U.S. astronauts to go to moon, Mars

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    President Donald Trump formally announced last night that he is sending Americans back to the moon . In 2010, President Obama said he wanted NASA to be orbiting Mars by the 2030s , and to send humans to an asteroid by 2025, with crews charting destinations "beyond the moon ".
  • In Picture: Newlyweds Anushka & Virat

    In Picture: Newlyweds Anushka & Virat "in heaven"

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    In a joint statement on their respective social media handle, both Virat and Anushka had said, "Today we have promised each other to be bound in love forever". This has been a noble move by Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma . The couple announced the news of their marriage on social media. Thank you Anushka and Virat, for making us part of your family and trusting us to pull off something of this magnitude.
  • EU Parliament calls on Myanmar to free Reuters journalists

    EU Parliament calls on Myanmar to free Reuters journalists

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    He added that MSF's findings showed more than 59% of children below the age of five who were killed were reportedly shot, 15% burnt to death in their homes, 7% beaten to death and 2% killed in landmine blasts. " Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo have been reporting on events of global importance in [Burma], and we learned today that they have been arrested in connection with their work", said Stephen J.
  • EU Extends Sanctions on Russia Until July 2018

    EU Extends Sanctions on Russia Until July 2018

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    The European Union (EU) agreed on Thursday to extend its economic sanctions against Russian Federation, introduced after the country's annexation of Crimea from Ukraine in 2014. The European Union has tied easing the sanctions to Russian Federation implementing the Minsk peace agreement, which calls for an unconditional cease-fire and for both sides to pull heavy weapons from the frontline in eastern Ukraine.