Washington Post Reporter Is Charged in Iran, not told what charges were

A reporter for The Washington Post who has been jailed since July was finally charged by the Iranian authorities in a 10-hour court session on Saturday, his family confirmed on Sunday, but he was not told what he was being charged with. The court appearance of the reporter, Jason Rezaian, was also confirmed by his […]

Egypt Court Strikes a Decree Reimposing Martial Law

An administrative court on Tuesday suspended a decree by the military-led government that authorized soldiers to arrest civilians. The court’s action raised the possibility that the judges may also try to roll back other aspects of the generals’ recent expansion of their powers.