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Regardless of the controversy over the two islands, the real question is why did collective action re-emerge now even though repressive measures designed to curb such collective action were not removed?
Mobile phones have transformed lives for citizens in poor, repressive countries, contributing to jobs and education; human rights is a concern for mobile phone companies
A spokesperson for the singer previously insisted she wasn't aware that Turkmenistan ranked as the third most repressive country in the world, saying: "Had there been knowledge of human rights issues any kind, Jennifer would not have attended.
The delegations welcomed the UNESCO decision to set up a fact-finding commission to investigate the untenable situation in Al-Quds and all other Israeli repressive the occupation of the city in 1967.
Another Tibetan self-immolated and died this week in northern China's Gansu Province protesting China's repressive policies in Tibetan areas, a Tibetan news portal and the government-in-exile said Friday.
Summary: Berri urged the heads of international, Muslim, Arab, Asian, Francophone and Euro-Mediterranean parliamentary federations to act to stop Israel's repressive measures against the Palestinian people.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- No one who adheres to Islamic or ethical values will endorse repressive regimes.
The paradox, however, is that the culture that arises from sublimated desires is experienced by subsequent generations as a repressive obstacle to desire.
I wouldn't cross the road to watch a football match, much less cross Europe to the repressive hell-hole of Ukraine to see Roy Hodgson's squad in action.
Summary: Suu Kyi, 66, had been under house arrest for 21 years until 2010 by her country's repressive former military regime.
Moreover, if one examines countries that have serious problems of violence and abuse against women such as South Africa, Iran, or the Soviet Union you discover that these are countries that are not only politically repressive but sexually repressive in their approach to materials as well.
The policy of Western states, at the forefront of which are the United States, France, Britain and Germany, bears a big responsibility for the continuation of repressive dictatorial regimes in the Arab region for long decades.