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Five Just Stop Oil Activists Sentenced to a Combined 21 Years in Prison for Blocking UK Motorway

Jail Time for Just Stop Oil Protesters: A Detailed Breakdown Five activists, including the co-founder of Just Stop Oil, have been given a combined sentence of 21 years for orchestrating protests that brought the M25 motorway in London to a standstill. The individuals involved—Roger Hallam (58), Daniel Shaw (38), Louise Lancaster (58), Lucia Whittaker De Abreu (35), and Cressida Gethin (22)—decided to create traffic chaos by having demonstrators scale gantries over the motorway for four consecutive days in November 2022.…

Ugandan activist Vanessa Nakate: “Not all local weather motion is

Ugandan local weather activist Vanessa Nakate started her activism in 2019 by organizing a solo local weather protest on the gates of Uganda's parliament, earlier than co-founding each the Rise Up motion and Fridays for Future Uganda. She is at present in Paris with a delegation of Ugandan and Tanzanian activists who're preventing to fire up opposition to a enormous pipeline beneath development in East Africa. She joined us for Perspective to inform us extra about her activism, her hopes for assembly Pope Francis and the…

Al-Shabaab executes US spies in Somalia after 21 activists kill

MOGADISHU, Somalia - Not less than six individuals suspected of being American spies have been executed in Somalia, the al-Shabaab group claimed, including that "all of them confessed to working with the enemy", however no concrete proof was offered by the activist's proxy media. These executed, the group stated, have been 5 males and a girl who allegedly labored with locals to spy on Al-Shabaab actions throughout the nation, "thus endangering our operations with out justification." Al-Shabaab media stated the six…

Somali Northeastern State executes dozens of activists in spate of assaults

Somali Northeastern State executes dozens of activists in spate of assaults GALKAYO, Northeastern State - As a part of its pledge to get rid of terrorists, Northeastern State has executed 21 al-Shabaab operatives after rigorous courtroom hearings leading to their convictions as state steps up combat towards violent extremists who're slowly making incursions Within the area. Northeastern State is…

Clan pays $ 108,000 in compensation for death of activists in Somalia

Clan pays $ 108,000 in compensation for death of activists in Somalia KUNYO-BARROW, Somalia - Over the past decade, al-Shabaab has wreaked havoc in central and southern Somalia, where it is undoubtedly in control, despite a concerted military effort to flush them out, but the group has often crafted strategies for expanding territories. One of the main factors that make Al-Shabaab still relevant…

activists arrested on the sidelines of “the

All-round hearings of activists arrested on the sidelines of the "Sonko affair". Among them, Guy Marius Sagna, coordinator of the Frapp-France Degage movement, heard on Monday, March 22, about the merits of the examining magistrate. The activist, who was arrested on February 22, condemned a "conspiracy" against opponent Ousmane Sonko, who was accused of raping an employee in a massage parlor. The…

human rights activist’s lawyer

Congo-Brazzaville has been led for almost 37 years by Denis Sassou-Nguesso, who is seeking a new presidential mandate tomorrow, Sunday 21 March. He will face six other candidates, including two former ministers, Mathias Dzon and Brice Parfait Kolélas. On the eve of this presidential election, FIDH and its Congolese partner, OCHD, say they are "deeply" concerned about the "deterioration of the democratic…

trial of Lucha activists in Beni arrested during a demonstration

The blatant trial of eight Lucha activists began on Monday before a military tribunal in Beni, northern Kivu. They were arrested last Saturday when the civic movement demanded demonstrations against the renewal of the mandate for the UN mission Monusco. According to police, they deliberately attacked a police station in revenge for the ban on their demonstration and attacked police. A version that…

deputies and activists in the assembly for the suspension between Kabila and the Tshisekedi camps

In the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), it is a test day for pro-Tshisekedi and the opposition following the announcement of the end of the coalition with Joseph Kabila's camp. The opposition and professionals Tshisekedi want to bring down the National Assembly's office. After two days of incidents between coalition activists against pro Kabila, the petitions against the seven members of the…

The Moroccan Court of Cassation confirms the verdicts of 19 Sahrawi activists

The Moroccan Court of Cassation upheld the sentences handed down in 2013 to 19 separatists from Western Sahara, ranging from twenty years to life imprisonment. Saharawi activists are accused of taking part in the violence in the Gdim Izik camp near the border in southern Morocco in 2010. This verdict comes against the background of renewed conflicts between the Saharawis and Moroccans.…

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