The law that the critics called "a totalitarian model of information control" requires internet companies to remove content the government regards as "toxic".
Last December, the Nigerian government confirmed that nearly 70 percent of inmates in prisons were awaiting trial. Now a number of tech-driven nonprofits and social media movements have appeared across the country to counter this trend.
Arsalan Khawaja, who was released on bail in early December, re-arrested "after allegedly attempting to influence a witness" in the counter-terror investigation.
Turkey is trying to maintain the current situation in the Aegean Sea, while Greece is taking a unilateral course that can harm Turkey's security and economic security.
The decree, adopted by parliament on November 28, makes it easier to expel new arrivals and limits residence permits in a country that has become the main gateway for migrants crossing the Mediterranean.
US President called his former secretary of state Rex Tillerson "dumb as a rock," in a harsh reply to criticism in an interview by the ex-cabinet member.
Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer, was arrested in Canada at the request of the United States, which seeks to extradite her in a move that could blow tensions between the two powers wide open.
Negotiators from countries around the world are in Poland for the annual UN Climate Change Summit which runs until December 14.
US President Donald Trump believes he can abolish birthright citizenship, which guarantees everyone who was born in the US citizenship, by decree. Many think he is instrumentalising it for the upcoming midterm elections.
The UEFA Euro Commission picked Germany to host the 2024 UEFA Euro Cup with 12 to 4 votes against Turkey. The choice has raised questions, given Germany's 2006 World Cup scandal and allegations of racism in its national football team.
The European Union takes Poland to the bloc's top court to stop alleged breaches of the independence of the country's supreme court.
The international community has often proven incapable of dealing with state led crimes against humanity, and Myanmar could prove another missed milestone.
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