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Politics | Civic and religious leaders ask firm to stop lobbying for countries that torment people of faith
by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/09/19, 04:58 pm

WASHINGTON—A group of civic and religious leaders are lobbying one of America’s top law firms to stop representing foreign governments known for their persecution of people for their religious beliefs.

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Sudan sends ousted president to prison

by Onize Ohikere
Posted 4/18/19, 11:00 am

The Sudanese military leadership on Tuesday sent ousted President Omar al-Bashir to a high-security prison in the capital as protesters continued to demand a civilian government. Al-Bashir held power for nearly three decades before a military coup removed him from office last week. He is wanted by the International Criminal Court for war crimes and genocide in Darfur. Officials said the military moved al-Bashir to Koper Prison in Khartoum, where his regime held thousands of political prisoners.

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Secular France may have designs on Notre Dame

International | Millions already pledged to rebuild the iconic Paris cathedral
by Mindy Belz
Posted 4/17/19, 03:51 pm

FRANCE: The debate over ways to dismantle the religious character of Notre Dame Cathedral is well underway.

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