Will Fight Tyranny, Says Jailed Russian Activst Ilya Yashin After Alexei Navalny’s Death

Ilya Yashin was an ally of Alexei Navalny (File) Imprisoned Russian opposition politician Ilya Yashin vowed on Tuesday to continue fighting for Russia’s democracy after learning that his friend and colleague, Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, had died in prison. Last week’s death of President Vladimir Putin’s biggest enemy sparked a storm of anger and fear […]

Jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is dead

President Vladimir Putin’s fiercest critic Alexei Navalny died on Friday in a brutal penal colony after returning home from a nerve agent poisoning widely believed to have resulted from an assassination attempt. The Russian opposition leader was 47 years old, married and the father of two children. Russia’s Federal Prison Service claimed the “prisoner” died […]

NH man, jailed for unlicensed bitcoin ring, ordered to pay $3.5M in restitution

A federal judge in New Hampshire has ruled that a man sentenced to eight years in prison for running an unlicensed Bitcoin exchange business must pay more than $3.5 million in restitution to 29 victims. did. Prosecutors say liberal activist and radio show host Ian Freeman set up a business for scammers who ran romance […]

Jailed Imran Khan Rules Out Alliance With Nawaz Sharif, Bilawal Bhutto

Imran Khan said, “We are not in favor of either PML-N or PPP.” Pakistan’s imprisoned former Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday ruled out aligning himself with the two major political parties after his candidates won the most seats in last week’s general election. Candidates loyal to Imran Khan resisted a crackdown that blocked them […]

Jailed former Thai PM Thaksin Shinawatra to be freed | Thailand

Jailed former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra will probably be released as early as the weekend, the Saudi justice minister said. It’s been just six months since he returned from 15 years of self-imposed exile. The controversial billionaire, who was twice elected prime minister and ousted in a military coup in 2006, was sentenced to […]

Pakistani party backed by jailed ex-prime minister wins most seats in parliament

In Pakistan’s parliamentary elections held this week, the party of Pakistan’s imprisoned former prime minister won the most seats after being thoroughly reprimanded by the country’s military leadership. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), backed by former Prime Minister Imran Khan, who was jailed last month, secured 97 seats in Pakistan’s parliament and lower house of parliament, the […]

Jailed Ex-PM Imran Khan Gives AI ‘Victory Speech’ in Pakistan Election

Voting in Pakistan’s election ended on Thursday, and although votes were still being counted on Friday, early results showed that Islamist former Prime Minister Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party was shown to be in the lead. The tally was a remarkable achievement, given that Mr. Khan has been imprisoned for 10 years and exiled […]


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