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Ship Is Freed After a Costly Lesson in the Vulnerabilities of Sea Trade

Ship Is Freed After a Costly Lesson in the Vulnerabilities of Sea Trade

Ship Is Freed After a Costly Lesson in the Vulnerabilities of Sea Trade Ship Is Freed After a Costly Lesson in the Vulnerabilities of Sea Trade SUEZ, Egypt — For six days, billions of dollars’ worth of international commerce sat paralyzed at either end of the Suez Canal, stalled thanks to a single giant container ship apparently knocked sideways by …

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Hundreds of Girls Abducted From Nigerian School Are Freed, Official Says

Hundreds of Girls Abducted From Nigerian School Are Freed, Official Says

Hundreds of Girls Abducted From Nigerian School Are Freed, Official Says Hundreds of Girls Abducted From Nigerian School Are Freed, Official Says Hundreds of girls who were abducted last week from their boarding school in Nigeria by a group of armed men have been released, a local official said on Tuesday, the second time in less than a week that …

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Loujain al-Hathloul, Saudi Women’s Rights Activist, Freed From Prison

Loujain al-Hathloul, Saudi Women's Rights Activist, Freed From Prison

Loujain al-Hathloul, Saudi Women’s Rights Activist, Freed From Prison Loujain al-Hathloul, Saudi Women’s Rights Activist, Freed From Prison BEIRUT, Lebanon — A Saudi activist best known for challenging the ban on women driving, Loujain al-Hathloul, was released Wednesday after the kingdom had jailed her for nearly three years on charges that Western governments and rights groups roundly dismissed as politically …

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She Killed an American in 2012. Why Was She Freed in the Taliban Deal?

She Killed an American in 2012. Why Was She Freed in the Taliban Deal?

She Killed an American in 2012. Why Was She Freed in the Taliban Deal? She Killed an American in 2012. Why Was She Freed in the Taliban Deal? Under Zalmay Khalilzad, the U.S. peace envoy, the American government has been willing to take dramatic steps, even in the face of opposition from the military and law enforcement, to extricate the …

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Abu Bakar Bashir, Indonesian Cleric Tied to Bali Bombing, Is Freed

Abu Bakar Bashir, Indonesian Cleric Tied to Bali Bombing, Is Freed

Abu Bakar Bashir, Indonesian Cleric Tied to Bali Bombing, Is Freed Abu Bakar Bashir, Indonesian Cleric Tied to Bali Bombing, Is Freed BANGKOK — One of Indonesia’s most notorious terrorists, the Muslim cleric Abu Bakar Bashir, was released from prison on Friday after serving more than 10 years of a 15-year sentence for helping establish a terrorist training camp. Mr. …

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Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Is Freed on Bail

Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Is Freed on Bail

Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Is Freed on Bail Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Is Freed on Bail HONG KONG — A Hong Kong judge granted the pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai bail on Wednesday, but imposed extensive restrictions barring him from using social media, giving interviews or leaving his home, stoking concerns about the deterioration of free speech …

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A ‘Messiah’ for the Multitudes, Freed From History’s Bonds

A ‘Messiah’ for the Multitudes, Freed From History’s Bonds

A ‘Messiah’ for the Multitudes, Freed From History’s Bonds A ‘Messiah’ for the Multitudes, Freed From History’s Bonds A gay Chinese-Canadian tenor struts through the streets of Vancouver, joyously proclaiming that “ev’ry valley shall be exalted” as the camera focuses in on his six-inch-high stiletto heels. A Tunisian-Canadian mezzo-soprano reimagines Jesus as a Muslim woman in a head scarf. In …

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Freed Nigeria Schoolboys Meet President Muhammadu Buhari

Freed Nigeria Schoolboys Meet President Muhammadu Buhari

Freed Nigeria Schoolboys Meet President Muhammadu Buhari Freed Nigeria Schoolboys Meet President Muhammadu Buhari DAKAR, Senegal — Hundreds of boys kidnapped last week from their boarding school in northwest Nigeria were freed on Thursday night after six days in captivity. But they had some public relations to do for the government before they could go home. Cameras rolled on Friday …

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Jonathan Irons, Helped by W.N.B.A. Star Maya Moore, Freed From Prison

Jonathan Irons, Helped by W.N.B.A. Star Maya Moore, Freed From Prison

Jonathan Irons, Helped by W.N.B.A. Star Maya Moore, Freed From Prison Jonathan Irons, Helped by W.N.B.A. Star Maya Moore, Freed From Prison Prosecutors said Irons, who was 16 at the time the crime took place, admitted to a police officer that he had broken into Stotler’s home, a claim that Irons steadfastly denied. The officer who interrogated him did so …

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