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Lack of power in Puerto Rico creates life or death situations for those with medical needs

Lack of power in Puerto Rico creates life or death situations for those with medical needs

JAYUYA, Puerto Rico – When Hurricane Fiona completely knocked out power and water to the mountain town of Jayuya in the heart of Puerto Rico, it quickly became a matter of life and death for Luis De Jesús Ramos , who has throat cancer and a tracheotomy. De Jesús Ramos is one of many Puerto …

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Americans in Russia-Ukraine prisoner swap wondered if death was near

Americans in Russia-Ukraine prisoner swap wondered if death was near

As they were led out of their prison cell deep in Russian-occupied Ukraine, Alexander Drueke and Andy Tai Huynh pondered their uncertain fate: Were they about to be released – or would- they killed? A few days after their capture in June, the Kremlin proclaimed that men, both American military veterans, were suspected war criminals …

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Iran's Revolutionary Guards issue warning as protests over woman's death spread

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards issue warning as protests over woman’s death spread

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Revolutionary Guards issue warning of unrest Reports on security forces attacked A Kurdish woman did it after being detained by the morality police The Iranian government has promised an investigation into his death DUBAI, September 22 (Reuters) – Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guards on Thursday asked the …

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Iran protests rage as Mahsa Amini's father claims authorities lied about her death |  CNN

Iran protests rage as Mahsa Amini’s father claims authorities lied about her death | CNN

CNN — The father of an Iranian woman who died in police custody last week has accused authorities of lying about her death, as protests rage across the country despite the government’s attempt to curb dissent with a power outage ‘Internet. Amjad Amini, whose daughter Mahsa died after being arrested in Tehran by morality police, …

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'Death to the dictator': Videos show growing protests in Iran

‘Death to the dictator’: Videos show growing protests in Iran

Anger spreads across the country after the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini in the custody of ‘morality police’ Dehghanpisheh Tower and September 21, 2022 at 12:13 p.m. EDT The protests began modestly, outside the Tehran hospital where a 22-year-old Iranian woman named Mahsa Amini died last week after being detained by ‘morals police’ for an …

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Protests erupt across Iran in violent unrest over woman's death

Protests erupt across Iran in violent unrest over woman’s death

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The representative of the supreme leader undertakes to follow the case Mahsa Amini died after being detained by vice squad Death sparks angry protests around Iran, including in capital DUBAI, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Protests raged for the fourth straight day across Iran on Tuesday and …

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Five people killed in Iran during protests over the death of a woman in police custody, says a human rights group |  CNN

Five people killed in Iran during protests over the death of a woman in police custody, says a human rights group | CNN

CNN — Five people have been killed by Iranian security forces during protests sparked by the death of Mahsa Amini, who was in police custody, according to a human rights monitor. The Hengaw Organization for Human Rights, a Norwegian-registered organization that monitors rights abuses in Iran, said five people were shot and killed during protests …

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Iranians protest in Tehran over the death of a woman in police custody

Iranians protest in Tehran over the death of a woman in police custody

In a photo taken by an individual not employed by The Associated Press and obtained by the AP outside Iran, a police motorbike burns during a protest over the death of a young woman who was arrested for for breaking the country’s conservative dress code, in downtown Tehran, Iran. PA hide caption toggle caption PA …

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