Belarus is the last country in Europe and the former Soviet Union to carry out executions.
Endemic oil industry pollution in the Niger Delta has put people's health at risk and damaged livelihoods, pushing many people deeper into poverty.
Women played a key role in Egypt's protests calling for reform, but have been sidelined since. Now they are demanding their right to participate in that process of reform.
احتُجز مئات الإيرانيين مع اشتداد حملة القمع التي شنتها السلطات على المعارضة خلال العام الذي أنقضى منذ أن فاز الرئيس محمود أحمدي نجاد في انتخابات يونيو/ حزيران 2009 التي اختلفت الآراء بشأن نتائجها.<
On 17 December 2010, the authorities of Cluj-Napoca in north-western Romania, forcibly evicted approximately 350 Roma people, including families with children, from Coastei Street at the centre of