(AP) - Adding to fears that the Kremlin aims to stifle dissent, Russians now
live under a new law expanding the definition of treason so broadly that
critics say it could be used to call anyone who bucks the government a traitor.
The law took...
Bahrain (AP) - A Bahrain judge on Thursday overturned a conviction against a
prominent human rights campaigner for posting alleged anti-government comments
on social media, but the activist remained jailed while appealing another
Jordan (AP) - Prominent Jordanian political analyst and government critic Labib
Kamhawi said Wednesday that he may face prosecution and even jail for inciting
revolt and defaming Jordan's King Abdullah II, but he denied any wrongdoing and...