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Leader of Nicaraguan protests against Ortega sentenced to 'ridiculous' 216 years

Leader of Nicaraguan protests against Ortega sentenced to 'ridiculous' 216 years

A farm leader who helped organise protests in 2018 against Daniel Ortega, the Nicaraguan president, was sentenced on Monday to 216 years in prison ...
China's 'Ivory Queen' sentenced to 15 years by Tanzanian court after smuggling tusks from 350 elephants

China's 'Ivory Queen' sentenced to 15 years by Tanzanian court after smuggling tusks from 350 elephants

A huge international effort, comprising Interpol, conservationist groups and African governments, has mounted a concerted campaign in recent years ...
Why was Paul Manafort on trial, when is he due to be sentenced and when was he Trump’s campaign manager?

Why was Paul Manafort on trial, when is he due to be sentenced and when was he Trump’s campaign manager?

POLITICAL consultant Paul Manafort is a US lobbyist and lawyer who joined Donald Trump’s campaign team in March 2016. We take a look at why he was ...
Yellow vest 'boxer' who beat up police officers sentenced to a year in prison but remains free by day

Yellow vest 'boxer' who beat up police officers sentenced to a year in prison but remains free by day

A former French boxing champion who became an anti-hero for some for beating up policemen at a yellow vest protest has been sentenced to a year in ...
Jehovah's Witness in Russia sentenced to six years amid crackdown

Jehovah's Witness in Russia sentenced to six years amid crackdown

A Russian court has given a six-year prison sentence to a Danish Jehovah's Witness, the first member to be convicted since the pacifist Christian ...
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