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ERC warns Egypt 'politicised judiciary' will have dire consequences

Dr Maha AzzamThe Egyptian Revolutionary Council has warned the Egyptian authorities against the issuing of politicised and unjust sentences including that of Dr Mohamed Morsi who is expected to be sentenced tomorrow.


Saudis, OPEC not likely to heed Russia's bid for oil cut

Barrels of OilRussia has been holding "unprecedented" talks with the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and with Saudi Arabia, but experts say cartel won't listen. A Russian senior official confirmed the talks on Wednesday at a press conference in Moscow. Russia may be seeking a cut in production, and promising to cut its own output as well.


Natalie Bennett: Cameron has a responsibility to act on migrant drownings

Image of North African migrants rescued yesterday by the Turkish Navy, after their boat capsized in Turkish waters while heading to GreeceAs many as 900 migrants are feared to have died in the Mediterranean on Sunday. The death toll for migrants making this treacherous journey in 2015 now stands at 1,500.


Ahead of elections, Green Party stands by Israel boycott stance

Natalie Bennett, Green Party leader

As Britain prepares to go to the polls in two weeks, the Green party has stuck by its support for a boycott of Israel, the only mainstream party to take such a position.


Egypt: We asked EU to freeze assets of two Brotherhood leaders

EU Member States'Egypt has asked the EU to freeze the assets of two Muslims Brotherhood leaders however they have not received a response yet, an official revealed yesterday.


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