World Bulletin / News Desk
"Association of Tunisian Women" has stressed that more than 300 women who were locked in jail during the ousted leader, Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, had been forgotten.
Ibtihal Abdullatif, the president of the association, told AA on Thursday that members of the association prepare files of the jailed women who complain from being neglected.
Abdullatif underlined that some of the female prisoners are sexually abused and being raped and some die as they do not receive cancer treatment.
Abdullatif added that in order to atone female prisoners who are being harmed because of their thoughts and for them to receive treatment there will be more attention being given to females in the new term. Also president of the association said that they demand an amnesty to prisoners of thought.
Jailed opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez said he is beginning a hunger strike and called for a mass anti-government protest
Nobel-winning Mathematician John Nash who inspired "A Beautiful Mind" killed in auto accident
Abu Marzouq succeeded Mohamed Nasr, who was responsible for the file before
Ash Carter said that Iraqi forces lacked will to fight ISIL, if they need to change the kinds of support they will give.
An oil official said the ship was actually a tanker which had been carrying 25,000 tonnes of gasoil.
Authorities in Cleveland say protesters became more “aggressive” throughout the day after a judge acquitted officer on charges in the deaths of Timothy Russell and Malissa Williams.
It complained of not getting any assistance from UNHCR or others
Italy coast guard rescues 70 Afghan, Iraqi migrants from crowded boat
Burundi opposition to suspend dialogue with the government after politician's killing
Egypt's official news agency has reported that the Rafah crossing will be opened in the direction of Egypt-to-Gaza only on Tuesday and Wednesday
UN chief condemned the killing by unidentified gunmen late on Saturday of Zedi Feruzi, the head of the UPD party.
The plan would include a "constitutional amendment" which would allow the rival Tobruk-based parliament to take part in overseeing the work of a possible national consensus government.
"If elected, we will work hard to improve this and work to build the capacity of the youth," Ethiopia PM said.
Israel closes Gaza commercial crossing, Kerem Shalom, for Jewish holiday
The polling stations opened 6.00 a.m. local time (0300 GMT) at some 45,000 polling stations across the country.