EU corruption scandal: Eva Kaili to stay in detention
24 December 2022 | 12:48 pm
The MEP suspected of receiving bribes from Qatar has been detained since December 9. Eva Kaili's lawyers asked for her release under electronic surveillance, but the judge ruled that she shoud stay in custody.
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Libya refugee crisis: the UNHCR raises the alarm on migrant detention centres
19 Nov 2019
Authorities in the US have over 100,000 children in migrant-related detention, according to a new UN study. UN researcher Manfred Nowak slammed the separation of children from their families by the Trump administration.
30 Nov 2019
A Brazilian court issues a preventive detention order against former Paraguayan president Horacio Cartes in a money laundering case and includes his name on the Interpol red list, in the framework of the Car Wash probe.
27 Nov 2019
The Japanese government puts undesired immigrants in deportation detention centers for prolonged periods of time. That is not about to change even after a hunger strike death, says Martin Fritz from Tokyo.
11 Mar 2020
The Attorney General of Kano State said Police and other security agencies in the state will be in better position to explain the reason for the banishment and detention ofva deposed Emir, including that of Kano.
11 Apr 2020
Today, on ‘Inside Stuff,’ multi-award-winning columnist and Executive Head of The Guardian's Editorial Board, Martins Oloja speaks on the detention of Pilots by the governor of Rivers State, Wike. Stating that, Nigerian workers flying into the city to do their jobs shouldn’t have led to them being detained.
26 Nov 2020
Hong Kong dissidents Joshua Wong and Ivan Lam step into a detention facility on Monday after being escorted from a court where they pled guilty, along with fellow activist Agnes Chow, to inciting a rally during last year's pro-democracy protests.
13 Dec 2020
A German man who spent nearly two years in a Cameroon prison on suspicion of posing a threat to state security has been released. Thousands of others suspected of opposing President Paul Biya aren't so lucky.
21 Dec 2020
Jailed Turkish philanthropist Osman Kavala is on trial for charges connected with a failed 2016 coup. His yearslong imprisonment without a conviction has been condemned by rights groups across the world.
30 Dec 2020
After languishing in Libyan prisons, the crews of two Italian fishing boats seized by the Libyan coast guard in September were released just before Christmas. Back home, they tell DW's Jacopo Lentini of their ordeal.
5 Feb 2021
Bandits accuse security operatives of unlawful arrests, detention, murder
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