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14 Bulgarians Sentenced for Supporting ISIS

14 Bulgarians Sentenced for Supporting ISIS

A Bulgarian court on Tuesday sentenced radical imam Ahmed Mussa and 13 other Bulgarians for propagating religious hatred and incitement to war in their support for the ISIS militant group. The trial against Mussa and his supporters began in 2016 following an investigation into suspected sympathiz

Greece Lodges Complaint to UN over Turkey, GNA Maritime Deal

Greece Lodges Complaint to UN over Turkey, GNA Maritime Deal

Greece has lodged objections to the United Nations over an accord between Turkey and Libya’s Government of National Accord (GNA) mapping out maritime boundaries as a violation of international law, a Greek government spokesman said on Tuesday. Greece expelled the Libyan ambassador in response to

Rohingya Pray for Justice on Eve of Myanmar Genocide Hearings

Members of Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim minority prayed for justice on the eve of hearings at the UN’s International Court of Justice during which leader Aung San Suu Kyi will defend the country against genocide charges. Gambia launched proceedings against the Buddhist-majority Myanmar in November,

Greece Expels Libyan Ambassador Over Turkey Maritime Deal

Greece Expels Libyan Ambassador Over Turkey Maritime Deal

Greece ordered the expulsion of the Libyan ambassador Friday in the latest escalation of a dispute over a controversial deal signed between Libya´s UN-supported government and Turkey on maritime boundaries in the Mediterranean. Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias said the ambassador had been summoned

Lisbon Trip Offers Netanyahu Brief Escape From Drama

Lisbon Trip Offers Netanyahu Brief Escape From Drama

In a brief escape from his legal and political struggles in Israel, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu enjoyed a leisurely excursion in Portugal, keeping a relatively light schedule and finding time to tour the capital and reminisce with reporters about his late father, who was an influential histori

UK Figures: 350 Convicted, Suspected Terrorists Freed in Past 7 Years

UK Figures: 350 Convicted, Suspected Terrorists Freed in Past 7 Years

More than 350 convicted and suspected terrorists have been freed from prisons in the UK over the last seven years, according to the Home Office. There were 41 convicted terrorists released from jail in the year to June as well as 12 suspects who had been held in custody but not sentenced, Britain

US Court Sentences Hezbollah Operative to 40 Years in Jail

US Court Sentences Hezbollah Operative to 40 Years in Jail

An American of Lebanese descent was sentenced to 40 years in prison on Tuesday for buying weapons and plotting attacks on behalf of the Lebanese Hezbollah party. Ali Kourani, 34, was found guilty in May of gathering intelligence on potential attack targets, including New York's JFK International

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