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Press club dharna: Pakistani couple seek asylum in Delhi

Oct 23, 2013

Press club dharna: Pakistani couple seek asylum in Delhi

For the last ten days, a Pakistani couple, Zulfikar and Fatima Shah have been camped outside the Press Club of India in Delhi, demanding asylum in India. Their reasons for doing so reveal an amazing story #Pakistan #Nepal #Pakistan High Commission #ASI #Pakistani Government #refugees #Political asylum #India-Pakistan Ties #Dawn
Obama cancels meeting with Putin, says Snowden row affected decision

Aug 07, 2013

Obama cancels meeting with Putin, says Snowden row affected decision

In a rare snub, US President Barack Obama today cancelled his plans to meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin after intelligence whistleblower Edward Snowden was granted temporary asylum by Moscow #Barack Obama #Russia #Extradition #Vladimir Putin #Political asylum #Edward Snowden #US-Russia ties #Group of 20 economic summit
After Snowden gets asylum, Obama cancels meeting with Putin

Aug 07, 2013

After Snowden gets asylum, Obama cancels meeting with Putin

U.S. President Barack Obama is cancelling his planned meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin scheduled for next month in Moscow, an administration official said on Wednesday #Barack Obama #Russia #Vladimir Putin #Political asylum #Edward Snowden #USA-Russia ties
Snowden will stay in Moscow airport for now, says his lawyer

Jul 24, 2013

Snowden will stay in Moscow airport for now, says his lawyer

A lawyer advising National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says his asylum status has not been resolved and that he is going to stay at the Moscow airport for now #Russia #Political asylum #NSA #Edward Snowden #privcy issues #Moscow airport
Why India isn't going to grant Edward Snowden asylum

Jul 02, 2013

Why India isn't going to grant Edward Snowden asylum

India has said that it hasn't received any formal request for asylum from Snowden and Khurshid has said that the country isn't an 'open house'. #HowThisWorks #India #Wikileaks #US #Russia #Salman Khurshid #Surveillance #Hong Kong #Ecuador #Political asylum #NSA #Edward Snowden

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Julian Assange is not the tragic hero he thinks he is

Aug 20, 2012

Julian Assange is not the tragic hero he thinks he is

Assange is no longer Wikileaks, and for the sake of Wikileaks, he should walk away. If he truly believes in the work it does, then it can and should survive without him. But he doesn't. He believes in himself. #HowThisWorks #Wikileaks #US #Julian Assange #Bradley Manning #Ecuador #Political asylum

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Julian Assange is not the tragic hero he thinks he is

Sep 23, 2014

Tamil asylum-seekers being deported from UK despite evidence of torture

Report submitted to UN suggests there has been no let-up in mistreatment of those linked with Sri Lanka rebel group The UK continues to deport Tamils seeking political asylum to Sri Lanka, despite strong evidence that the security forces systematical... #Sri Lanka #Geneva #United Nations
Julian Assange is not the tragic hero he thinks he is

Sep 14, 2014

Sweden elections: What's at stake?

Click here if you are viewing from mobile Sunday's parliamentary elections in Sweden are expected to be a close race between two political blocs - the ruling centre-right coalition and the centre-left opposition. The four parties of the ruling bloc, ... #OECD #Liberal Party #Sweden Democrats
Julian Assange is not the tragic hero he thinks he is

Sep 10, 2014

Sofia Court Delays Ruling on Anti-Putin Activist’s Extradition

Sofia City Court on Wednesday postponed until October 21 its decision on Russia’s request for the extradition of anti-Putin activist Nikolai Kobliakov. Until then Kobliakov will remain in Bulgaria. The court denied the request of Kobliakov’s lawyers ... #Vladimir Putin #Bulgaria