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Turkey court keeps Austrian student in jail on terror charges

Ankara - A Turkish court ordered an Austrian student and journalist to be kept in jail ahead of a trial on terror charges following his detention last week, his lawyer said on Friday.

Malaysia ex-PM hit with 25 new charges over 1MDB scandal

Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia's ex-leader Najib Razak was hit with 25 new charges of money laundering and abuse of power linked to the 1MDB mega-scandal Thursday, including allegations hundreds of millions of dollars were transferred to his personal bank account.

Greek NGO founder arrested in migration probe

The founder of a Greek NGO facing charges for allegedly helping migrants illegally enter the country was arrested Wednesday, police said.

Malaysia ex-PM arrested over $628 mn linked to 1MDB, to be charged

Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia's toppled leader Najib Razak was arrested Wednesday and will be charged over allegations that $628 million linked to state investment fund 1MDB ended up in his personal bank accounts, officials said.

Malaysia ex-PM arrested over $628 mn linked to 1MDB, to be charged

Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia's toppled leader Najib Razak was arrested Wednesday and will be charged over allegations that $628 million linked to state investment fund 1MDB ended up in his personal bank accounts, officials said.

Palestinian dies during arrest by Israeli army: officials

Ramallah - A Palestinian died after being arrested during a raid in the occupied West Bank overnight, the Israeli army said Tuesday, with his family accusing soldiers of beating him.

160 workers freed after Istanbul airport protest

Ankara - Turkey has freed 160 workers out of almost 600 who were arrested following a protest over work-related deaths and poor conditions at the construction site for Istanbul's third airport.

Austria calls on Turkey to free detained journalist

Vienna - The Austrian government called Tuesday for the release of an Austrian journalist who has been arrested in Turkey.

GRU, Russia's spy agency with growing global footprint

Moscow - Britain said Wednesday that two officials from Russia's GRU intelligence agency carried out a poisoning attack on a former spy on British soil in March, using a Nina Ricci perfume bottle containing a nerve agent.- What is the GRU?

Britain to brief UN council on charges against Russian spies

New York - Britain will brief the UN Security Council on Thursday on the arrest warrants it has issued for two Russian spies charged with carrying out a nerve agent attack on British soil.

Husband of imprisoned Iranian human rights lawyer arrested

Tehran - The husband of the imprisoned award-winning Iranian human rights activist Nasrin Sotoudeh has been arrested, their lawyer told AFP on Wednesday.

UK seeks two Russian spies over nerve agent attack

London - Prime Minister Theresa May said Wednesday that two Russian spies carried out a nerve agent attack on a former colleague on British soil, as prosecutors issued a warrant for the suspects' arrest.

Uganda's pop star MP rearrested seeking treatment abroad

Kanpala - Ugandan singer-turned-politician Robert Kyagulanyi was holed up in a government hospital Friday after being rearrested while trying to leave for medical treatment in the United States, his lawyers said.

Senior Kenyan judge arrested in graft probe

Nairobi - Kenya's deputy chief justice, the country's second highest judge, was arrested Tuesday on corruption charges.

Activists held in Greece for illegally aiding migrants

Police in Greece on Tuesday said they had arrested three members of a Greek NGO on suspicion of helping migrants illegally enter the country.

Police arrest 10 migrants who stormed Spain-Morocco border

Madrid - Ten of the more than 600 migrants who forced their way into the Spanish territory of Ceuta last month by violently storming a heavily fortified border fence with Morocco were arrested Tuesday, police said.

Russian opposition says Navalny detained outside his home, slightly injured

Moscow - Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was detained outside his home in Moscow on Saturday for reasons that were not immediately clear, injuring a finger in the process, his spokeswoman said on Twitter.

Russian opposition says Navalny detained outside his home

Moscow - Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was detained outside his home in Moscow on Saturday for reasons that were not immediately clear, his spokeswoman said on Twitter."Navalny was detained two hours ago outside his home.

More than 200 murder suspects arrested in one day in Brazil

S - More than 200 people were arrested on murder charges in a single day across Brazil Friday in a coordinated sweep that emphasized the fight against femicide, the government said.

More than 700 arrested in Brazil over femicide

S - More than 700 people accused of committing or planning murders -- in large part against women -- were arrested Friday in a coordinated sweep across Brazil.

Egypt arrests former diplomat and six others: lawyer

Apo - Egyptian authorities have arrested seven people including a former diplomat who had proposed a referendum on the regime of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, a defence lawyer said Friday.

German police arrest Russian over alleged jihadist bomb plot

Berlin - German police commandos arrested Wednesday a Russian suspected Islamist militant accused of having plotted an explosives attack in the country.Identified only as 31-year-old Magomed-Ali C.

German police arrest Russian over alleged jihadist bomb plot

Berlin - German police commandos arrested Wednesday a Russian suspected Islamist militant accused of having plotted an explosives attack in the country.Identified only as 31-year-old Magomed-Ali C.

Man arrested over Facebook post depicting Nepal PM as monkey

Kathmandu - A man in Nepal was arrested for sharing a doctored image on Facebook showing Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli's head superimposed on a monkey's body, police said Wednesday.

Tunisia denies migrants arrested on way to Italy were 'terrorists'

Tunis - Tunisian authorities on Tuesday denied accusations by Italy that migrants it arrested as they tried to cross the Mediterranean for Italian shores were "terrorists".

Tour de France winner Ullrich held over 'escort' assault

Frankfurt Am Main - Tour de France-winning cyclist Jan Ullrich was arrested Friday for allegedly assaulting a prostitute in Frankfurt, police said, just a week after the German national was briefly detained in Spain.

Zimbabwe opposition figure flees as party vows court appeal

Harare - Zimbabwe's defeated opposition vowed Wednesday to go to court to overturn the results of the country's elections, as one of its senior members fled to neighbouring Zambia to evade arrest.

Senior Zimbabwe opposition figure Biti arrested at border: lawyer

Harare - Senior Zimbabwean opposition figure Tendai Biti was arrested as he tried to flee to neighbouring Zambia to seek asylum, his lawyer said Wednesday, allegedly on charges of inciting violence over the disputed election result.

Bangladesh court orders hospital for arrested photographer

Dhaka - Bangladesh's high court Tuesday ordered authorities to send an arrested award-winning photographer to hospital for treatment, a lawyer said, after the veteran journalist and rights activist accused police of beating him up in custody.

Spain police arrest 'Pack' sexual abuser over theft

Madrid - One of five men convicted of sexually abusing a young woman in Spain in a case that sparked nationwide protests was arrested Wednesday for shoplifting and ramming security guards with his car, local police said.
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Spanish police arrested one of the UK's "Most Wanted" - Mark Alan Lilley - on Saturday July 6, 2013
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Melissa Miller arrested for speeding.
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Police arrested 12 drug traffickers in Tarragona  Spain and seized equipment and chemicals.
Police arrested 12 drug traffickers in Tarragona, Spain and seized equipment and chemicals.
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A school teacher was arrested for trafficking in methamphetamine.
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Martin Shkreli, the "poster boy' for drug company price-gouging.
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Michael Carr being placed in an unmarked vehicle.
National police rescued an 8-year-old child whose mother had been forced into prostitution.
National police rescued an 8-year-old child whose mother had been forced into prostitution.
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Andrew Auernheimer, 24, hacker in AT&T-iPad security situation was arrested by police.
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A pedophile was arrested in Jaen, Spain after a tip off from a burglar about incriminating video tapes.
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Britain First have launched a manhunt for anti-British Muslim extremist Anjem Choudary and intend to...
Britain First have launched a manhunt for anti-British Muslim extremist Anjem Choudary and intend to make a citizen's arrest.
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26-year-old Briana Buchanan
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A man was spotted pacing around the roof of Parliament
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EDL leader Tommy Robinson is arrested as police fear he may be attacked.
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Donna Anne Progan was murdered in 1981. A suspect was arrested for her murder today in Toronto.
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National police rescued an 8-year-old child  whose mother had been forced into prostitution.
National police rescued an 8-year-old child, whose mother had been forced into prostitution.
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Ugandan police take two Monitor journalists to court. (Isaac Kasamani/Monitor)
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