Arrests made at Barcelona soccer membership after police raid

DEVELOPING STORY Police spokesperson says operation ongoing at Spanish soccer membership, a number of arrests made. A police operation is ongoing at Barcelona soccer membership and several other arrests have been made, a police spokesperson mentioned. “We are in the process of carrying out an operation right now with agents of the financial crimes unit,”… Continue reading Arrests made at Barcelona soccer membership after police raid

UN rights chief decries abuses in Xinjiang, arrests in Hong Kong

Michelle Bachelet presses for an unbiased evaluation of the scenario in Muslim Uighur homeland as her go to to China is delayed. United Nations human rights chief Michelle Bachelet has decried the reported arbitrary detentions and ill-treatment of Muslim Uighurs in China’s Xinjiang, as she additionally drew consideration to the restrictions of primary civil and… Continue reading UN rights chief decries abuses in Xinjiang, arrests in Hong Kong

‘Hostage-like arrests’ in Egypt goal households of US-based activists, rights teams say

Feb 20, 2021 The authorities of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is harassing and intimidating the households of activists within the United States, concentrating on at the least 4 households since August, a coalition of human rights teams mentioned Friday.   Egyptian authorities have additionally gone after the households of critics living in Turkey, Germany and the United… Continue reading ‘Hostage-like arrests’ in Egypt goal households of US-based activists, rights teams say

Egypt arrests kin of American activist Mohamed Soltan

Feb 16, 2021 Egyptian safety forces have raided the houses of Egyptian-American activist Mohamed Soltan’s kin and arrested two of his cousins in what his US-based advocacy group Freedom Initiative described as a “campaign of retaliatory aggression.”  In June, Soltan filed a federal lawsuit in opposition to a former Egyptian prime minister, Hazem el-Beblawi, accusing Beblawi… Continue reading Egypt arrests kin of American activist Mohamed Soltan

Ethiopia arrests 15 over UAE embassy assault plot: Reports

The nation’s intelligence and safety service stated suspects had been engaged on path of foreigners, native media report. Ethiopia’s state-run media have stated authorities arrested 15 individuals over a plot to assault the United Arab Emirates’ embassy within the capital, Addis Ababa. The Ethiopian Press Agency (EPA) on Wednesday cited a press release from the… Continue reading Ethiopia arrests 15 over UAE embassy assault plot: Reports

Man in Pelosi’s workplace saved in jail as Capitol riot arrests go on

The man photographed inserting his toes on prime of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s desk in the course of the Capitol occupation has been ordered to remain behind bars as proceedings over his trial proceed. Chief US District Court Judge Beryl Howell ordered Richard Barnett be held with out bail till trial. “His entitled behaviour that… Continue reading Man in Pelosi’s workplace saved in jail as Capitol riot arrests go on

EU to debate sanctions on Russia after Navalny protest arrests

The Foreign Ministers of the European Union may take into account contemporary sanctions on Russian people on Monday, after greater than 3,000 folks had been arrested throughout the nation on Saturday demanding the discharge fo the opposition chief Alexei Navalny. Last week, Europe’s lawmakers known as for strengthened sanctions in opposition to Russia, additionally saying… Continue reading EU to debate sanctions on Russia after Navalny protest arrests

Widespread arrests & dozens of police injured in pro-Navalny protests in Russia as organizers say MORE TO COME subsequent weekend

Thousands took to the streets of cities throughout Russia on Saturday as a part of demonstrations organized by supporters of jailed opposition activist Alexey Navalny, as rallies in Moscow and St. Petersburg descended into violence. Dramatic footage of authorities clashing with demonstrators within the capital has been shared broadly on-line as Russia’s statutory jail watchdog… Continue reading Widespread arrests & dozens of police injured in pro-Navalny protests in Russia as organizers say MORE TO COME subsequent weekend

Australia, US, UK, Canada condemn Hong Kong mass arrests

Foreign ministers subject joint assertion condemning final week’s arrest of greater than 50 democracy activists in Hong Kong.The overseas ministers of Australia, the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada have expressed “serious concern” concerning the arrests of 55 democracy activists and supporters in Hong Kong final week. In a joint assertion on Sunday, the… Continue reading Australia, US, UK, Canada condemn Hong Kong mass arrests

ATS arrests Armyman for ‘giving military info to Pak agencies’

Uttar Pradesh’s Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) on Friday arrested a former Armyman for allegedly passing data associated to the Indian Army to Pakistani intelligence companies, together with ISI. Police stated Saurabh Sharma traded data in change of cash. The ATS additionally arrested a Gujarat resident, Anas Gitauli, for allegedly depositing cash in Sharma’s checking account on… Continue reading ATS arrests Armyman for ‘giving military info to Pak agencies’