Displaying items by tag: politicization of people

Polish divers found the body of a 19-year-old Syrian man in a river on the Polish-Belarusian border on Wednesday, state news agency PAP reported, citing police and border guards.

Published in Belarus
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Published in Belarus

Maha al-Mutairi has been sentenced to two years in prison for ‘imitating the opposite sex’ online.

Published in Kuwait

Bosnian Serb leader Milorad Dodik, who advocates the secession of the Serb-dominated region from Bosnia, said on Friday that the Serb Republic will pull out of the Balkan country's armed forces, top judiciary body and tax administration.

Published in Kosovo

Poland summoned the Belarusian charge d'affaires on Friday, a foreign ministry spokesman said, after border guards accused the Belarusian side of shooting at Polish soldiers patrolling the frontier.

Published in Belarus

A safe house was the only place Joe felt protected enough to meet.

Published in Ghana

A South Korean soldier who committed suicide earlier this year after being dismissed by the army following gender reassignment surgery won a posthumous victory on Thursday, as a court told the army to recognise her as a woman and annul her dismissal.

Published in South Korea

Even though they are born in Pakistan, ethnic Bengalis are deprived of official recognition and citizenship.

Published in Pakistan

The European Union’s executive branch proposed Wednesday to tighten visa restrictions on members of President Alexander Lukashenko’s regime as allegations mount that Belarus is using migrants to destabilize the 27-country bloc.

Published in Belarus

The NATO-led KFOR mission in Kosovo on Monday increased its patrols on the border with Serbia in a bid to deescalate tensions between the two Balkan foes over a dispute about license plates.

Published in Kosovo
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