Amnesty Slams Lebanon Failure To Address Public Demands

Amnesty slams Lebanon failure to address public demands

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 | By middleeastmonitor | 18 Hits

Amnesty International on Saturday urged Lebanese authorities to investigate and hold accountable officers involved in the suppression of protesters during October 2019 demonstrations reportsAnadolu Agency 8220The Lebanese authorities have not only failed to address peoples legitimate demands for their social and economic rights but have also increasingly resorted to repressing the rights to peaceful assembly and freedom of expression the Londonbased rights group said in a report on the first anniversary of the October 17 2019 Lebanese >>READ MORE | Organic and Viral Social Traffic Hub

no imageIraq reopens Green Zone to public for 11 hours a day
Wed, 28 Oct 2020 18:01 | Hits : 0 | US

The Secretary of the CommanderinChief of the Iraqi Armed Forces Lieutenant General Mohammed AlBayati announced that Baghdads heavily fortified Green Zone will reopen to the public for 11 hours a day Based on the directive of the CommanderinChief of the Armed Forces Mustafa AlKadhimi the Green Zone will be opened from 6am until 5pm AlBayati said in a statement Iraqi authorities hav...

no imageRepublican former US Attorneys endorse Biden, call Trump threat to rule of law
Wed, 28 Oct 2020 09:01 | Hits : 9 | US

The former US attorneys say Trump has politicised the Justice department like no other president Reuters picLOS ANGELES Oct 27 Twenty former Republican US Attorneys today accused President Donald Trump of threatening the rule of law as they declared their support for Democratic White House candidate Joe BidenThe former senior federal prosecutors who collectively served under every Republic...

no imageLebanons Hariri to form government of specialists
Wed, 28 Oct 2020 03:01 | Hits : 4 | US

Lebanons Prime Ministerdesignate Saad Hariri vowed to form a government of specialists yesterday local media reported The 20 or 24person cabinet will not include wellknown political figures aside from Hariri the reports claimed but will involve technocrats named by key political parties The new government also will not be formed this week as a result of infighting over who heads the healt...

no imageWendy Williams Addresses Bizarre Behavior: I'm Not Perfect, Alright?!?
Tue, 27 Oct 2020 15:01 | Hits : 5 | US

Wendy Williams isnt exactly known for her coherence Nor is she known for being a nice person but thats another story for another time This time in this case when it comes to the polarizing talk show host the issue at hand is how Wendys acted during the October 23 episode of her program and whether fans ought to be concerned as a result During this installmentWilliams misp...

no imagePelosi, Trump trade blame on Covid-19 stimulus talks; Senate Republicans on sidelines
Sat, 24 Oct 2020 12:00 | Hits : 17 | US

Pelosi has been negotiating with Mnuchin to try to reach an agreement that could be worth around US2 trillion RM83 trillion before the presidential and congressional election Pool pic via ReutersWASHINGTON Oct 24 US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said yesterday it still was possible to get another round of Covid19 aid before the November 3 general election but that it was up to President D...

no imageUS sanctions two officials from Lebanons Hezbollah
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 18:01 | Hits : 11 | US

A Hezbollah flag and a poster depicting Lebanons Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah are pictured along a street near Sidon Lebanon July 7 2020 Reuters picBEIRUT Oct 23 The United States has imposed sanctions on two officials from the Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah the US Treasury Department said including one who served as a senior military commander in the south of the country...

no imageDecision day looms for some Chicago Public Schools parents: Remote learning or in-person classes?
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 15:01 | Hits : 11 | US

Families are asked to decide by Oct28 even though CPS hasnt said when students will return...

no imageLebanon: Hariri to head government with majority of parliament votes
Fri, 23 Oct 2020 15:01 | Hits : 12 | US

Former Lebanese Prime Minister and leader of the Future Movement Saad Hariri is heading towards assuming the post of Lebanons prime minister to form the new government Despite what many parliamentary blocs announced after finishing most of the mandatory parliamentary consultations to name the new prime minister a general tendency to appoint Hariri for the position was shown The Lebanese consti...

no imageLebanons President Aoun says corruption is rooted in power
Thu, 22 Oct 2020 21:01 | Hits : 17 | US

Lebanese President Michel Aoun announced on Wednesday that corruption has become institutionalised and deeplyrooted in the countrys administration We reached the point where corruption became institutionalised par excellence and deeplyrooted in our authority institutions and administration Aoun expressed in a televised speech on the eve of the parliamentary consultations to choose a new pr...

no imagePope wears mask for first time at public event
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 18:01 | Hits : 14 | US

Pope Francis wearing a face mask lights a candle during a ceremony for peace with representatives from various religions in Campidoglio Square Rome Italy October 20 2020 Reuters picROME Oct 21 Pope Francis wore a mask for the first time at a public function on Tuesday when he and other religious leaders attended a prayer service for peace around the worldThe pope wore a white mask during ...

Senarai Hotel Wajib Dikunjungi Cuti Sekolah
Wed, 21 Oct 2020 18:01 | Hits : 262 | US

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