Daily Archives: November 4, 2018

Bahrain’s Opposition Leader Receives Life Sentence

Bahrain’s appeals court handed down life sentences Sunday to three senior opposition members.

Sheikh Ali Salman and two other men, all members of the now-outlawed Al-Wefaq movement had been acquitted by the criminal court on charges of spying for Qatar.…

Tanzanian Government Distances Itself from Calls for LGBTQ Crackdown

Nearly a week after a local administrator called for a crackdown on gay people living in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania’s biggest city, the government is distancing itself from his remarks.

Paul Makonda, a regional commissioner in Dar es Salaam, asked …