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Maryam al-Khawaja has taken on the role of spokesperson for her family and the movement it symbolically leads.

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  • Mar 27, 2013
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In one of the Arab Spring's least-watched but most intense uprisings, a prominent activist is on hunger strike to try to win the right to see her daughter again.

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  • Mar 25, 2013
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Also: Who are the world's five worst "enemies of the Internet"?

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  • Iran
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  • Mar 18, 2013
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The remaining royal families are about split on the issue of whether to allow women to the throne, with some debating it heatedly.

Her much-publicized tour risked boosting the credibility of a regime accused of severe human rights abuse, but did it backfire?

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  • Dec 3, 2012
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Three days after the eccentric rocker announced he'd be a U.S. "cultural ambassador" to Bahrain, the State Department mostly contradicts his odd story.

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  • Nov 26, 2012
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