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Editorial Roundup: United States

Nov. 14, 2023 13:31 PM EST

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Nov. 13 The Washington Post on the Nov. 7 mid-term elections: As Tuesday’s elections showed, the Republican Party continues to reap what it sowed when a GOP-nominated Supreme Court...

Iran unlawfully detaining human rights activists, including new Nobel peace laureate, UN expert says

Oct. 06, 2023 23:01 PM EDT

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Iran is cracking down on protesters, unlawfully detaining human rights activists, including new Nobel Peace Prize laureate Narges Mohammadi, and carrying out an “alarming” number of executions, the U.N. independent investigator on human rights in the Islamic Republic...

Nobel Peace Prizes awarded to Iranian women 20 years apart trace tensions with the West

Oct. 06, 2023 13:06 PM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Nobel Peace Prize awarded to an Iranian women's rights activist signaled international support for democracy efforts in the Islamic Republic, and hope that the country might change from the inside. That was 20 years ago and the winner, Shirin...