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.
Following three-day trial, ten convicts are executed Saturday morning by firing squad
Thousands are reportedly driven from their homes amid violent land disputes between rival clans in Kenya’s Rift Valley
Alpine nation aimed to send financial aid to Serbia, Macedonia and Bosnia Herzogovina to help them deal with the ballooning migrant crises on their territories
Suspected cases also reported in Bakul, Dunmagari and Gallari states, according to government statement
As migrant crisis deepens European leaders to hold special meeting to find concrete steps
Ceasefire aimed at ending a brutal civil war in South Sudan came into effect on Saturday evening, hours after fresh clashes between government forces and rebels
Far-right protesters have targeted migrants and their accommodation with arson attacks, violent demonstrations and assaults
After a February ceasefire collapsed as a result of clashes, European leaders have backed a complete ceasefire with a summit to be held in coming weeks with Ukraine
A Ukrainian who has been held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed with help from Russia
Oil-producing Libya has turned into a major transit route for refugees fleeing conflict and poverty to make it to Europe.
Environmentalists have pointed the finger accusing Obama of hypocrisy who has stressed the need for action on climate change and has allowed for the drilling to continue.
Protesters say mass graves have been found in Muslim-dominated areas in Kenya, while bodies have been discovered in rivers and forests
South Sudanese President has ordered all government to troops to cease fighting with a 72 hr deadline that will take effect on Saturday evening.
A consortium with 162 giant US companies will develop electronics, sensors that flex and stretch into clothing or skins of ships and jets
Kerry reiterated his government's call for Iran to release two other Americans as well
AU and Khartoum enjoy good relations as African leaders have supported Sudan's president in his battle against ICC