Posts Tagged ‘freed’

Longest-jailed Israeli divorce-refuser freed after 19 years

A man incarcerated for over 19 years for refusing to give his wife a divorce, and  who faced unprecedented criminal charges over his recalcitrance in what is believed to be the most extreme case in Israel, was freed on Wednesday. Meir Gorodetsky has opted to remain in jail since 2000 under rabbinical court sanction rather […]

Canadian citizen freed from Syria after Lebanese mediation

BEIRUT (AP) — A Canadian citizen held in Syrian prisons since last year and freed after Lebanese mediation said Friday he had no idea if anyone knew he was still alive. Kristian Lee Baxter appeared emotional and at times jittery at a press conference in the Lebanese capital Beirut. The Lebanese general who mediated his […]

Ethiopian-Israelis protest in Jerusalem as cop who killed teen is freed

Dozens of Ethiopian-Israelis and their supporters protested in Jerusalem on Monday as a police officer accused of killing a teenage member of the community last month was released from house arrest. Seven protesters were arrested as police cleared demonstrators who were disrupting traffic near the Knesset. The protest came as a Knesset committee met to […]

Unearthing The Black Newspaper That Sold The California Dream To Freed Slaves

Unearthing The Black Newspaper That Sold The California Dream To Freed Slaves Above Photo: Detail fromThe Liberator, volume 9, issue no. 26. Courtesy the Edmonds Family Collection | Los Angeles Public Library Special Collections STANDING ON SLAUSON AVENUE last month, Arianne Edmonds joined Angelenos who gathered along the 25-mile route of rapper Nipsey Hussle’s funeral procession. Thousands of fans […]

Reuters journalists freed from Myanmar prison

Two Reuters journalists in Myanmar who had been jailed for exposing a massacre of Rohingya were freed early Tuesday after spending more than 500 days in prison. Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were among 6,520 inmates released under a third round of pardons by President Win Myint to celebrate the traditional New […]

Meet the Woman Who Just Freed 850 Child Brides in Malawi

Theresa Kachindamoto, a senior chief in the Dedza district of Malawi, became absolutely outraged at constantly seeing 12-year-old girls with teenage husbands and a baby on their hips. Only a short time after being called to the role of chief, Kachindamoto began to take action. She met with 50 of her sub-chiefs and had them […]

Iran’s coverage: Iran’s abducted border guards to be freed: IRGC commander

Daily look at Iran’s late-breaking news and upcoming events:   IRGC chief: Five of abducted Iranian forces freed in Pakistan Gold, dollar down in Iran even after US restored sanctions  Market figures in Iran show the prices of the US dollar and gold – two key drivers of consumer prices – have been declining over […]

Black Liberation Activist Freed After 40 Years In Prison

After 40 years in prison, Mike Africa Sr., of the Black liberation group, Move, has been released on parole. Africa is the second member of the group to be released. His wife, Debbie Sims Africa, was released on parole last year. “It’s kind of surreal that I’m sitting on the porch with my son and […]

Trump Meets Freed American Pastor Andrew Brunson In The Oval Office

One day after he was released from house arrest in Turkey, American pastor Andrew Brunson arrived at the White House on Saturday afternoon to meet with President Trump in the Oval Office. Brunson flew to Germany Friday for a medical checkup at a U.S. military hospital before flying on to the U.S. […]

Palestinian-French lawyer Salah Hamouri freed by Israel

Ali Abunimah Rights and Accountability 30 September 2018 Salah Hamouri, a Palestinian-French human rights defender and lawyer, has been freed from an Israeli prison after more than a year of detention without charge or trial. On Saturday evening there were reports that Hamouri had been freed and immediately re-arrested, but on Sunday prisoners rights group […]

Tommy Robinson Freed on Bail by Court of Appeal in London

Former English Defence League leader wins challenge against contempt of court finding Former English Defence League (EDL) leader Tommy Robinson has been freed on bail by leading judges after winning his challenge against a contempt of court finding. Lord Chief Justice Lord Burnett and two other judges in London quashed a finding of contempt made […]

Palestinian girl Ahed Tamimi freed from jail

Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi has been released from Israeli prison after completing an eight-month sentence in a case that sparked international condemnation. Tamimi broke down in tears as an emotional crowd welcomed her in the village of Nabi Saleh on Sunday.  She was released with her mother, Nariman, who also served an eight-month sentence.  Like our page on Facebook Follow […]

Jailed Palestinian teen could be freed Sunday: Father says

Ahed al-Tamimi, a Palestinian teen who for the last several months has remained in Israeli custody, will likely be released next Sunday, the 17-year-old girl’s father has told Anadolu Agency. Bassem al-Tamimi said his daughter was slated for release on Aug. 19 — at the latest — but that her release date could be significantly […]

MOVE 9’s Debbie Africa Freed From Prison! Keep Up The Fight For All Political Prisoners

On June 16, Debbie Africa of Philadelphia’s MOVE 9 was granted parole just two months before the 40th anniversary of the brutal police attack carried out at the MOVE headquarters. This decision is a major victory for the movement to free political prisoners, as Debbie Africa is the very first member of the MOVE 9 […]

How I Freed Myself Spiritually with 3 Life Changes

May 31st, 2018 By Gogo Thule Ngane Guest writer for Wake Up World When I decided to start making a conscious effort to develop my spiritual life, I was at a point when life’s biggest questions needed answers fast: Who am I? Why am I? What is God? What is the purpose of life? I was in college, […]

Judiciary Spokesman: Iranian-American Namazi not freed

FNA- Iran’s Judiciary Spokesman Gholam Hossein Mohseni Eje’i dismissed claims that Baqer Namazi, an Iranian-American, who was sentenced to 10 years of jail for spying and cooperating with the US government against Tehran has been released. “He has not been released and he has (temporarily) been granted a leave like other inmates,” Mohseni Eje’i told […]

Freed Kosher Tycoon Sholom Rubashkin Returns Home to Hero’s Welcome in New York

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Join 5,857 other followers Source Article from Related Posts Just like home: UAE sends Russian road patrol after Putin to make him feel welcome (VIDEOS) Follow RT onAfter his first visit to Saudi Arabia in over a […]

Saakashvili freed by supporters from police van in Kiev, calls to oust President Poroshenko

Saakashvili’s supporters broke the rear door of the van he was being transported in. The protesters took Saakashvili to a nearby church, where he addressed the crowd. The opposition leader called on the protesters to take to the infamous Maidan Square and topple incumbent Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko and his “gang.” READ MORE: Why did Georgia’s ex-leader […]

Lieberman: Shooter who killed Palestinian should be freed

Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman has said that Israeli soldier who killed motionless Palestinian, should be freed from prison without delay. Speaking at the opening of a meeting of the right wing Yisrael Beiteinu political party, Lieberman expressed his support for Azaria’s request for a presidential pardon last week. “I want to remind you that, in the […]

Santilli Freed Under Plea Pact as Vegas Shooting Casts Shadow on Bundy Trial

LONG SHADOW: The wake of the recent mass tragedy in Las Vegas has overtaken other current event, including the Bundy Trial (Image: Mandalay Bay Hotel & Resort) By Mark AndersonThe TRUTH HOUND LAS VEGAS—Although the ongoing Bundy trial in the U.S. District Court in Las Vegas, Nevada has had its share of dramatic changes, that’s […]

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