Iranian human-rights lawyer
Nasrin Sotoudeh is sentenced to 11 years in prison and banned from practicing law or traveling for 20 years;
France condemns the punishment as "deeply shocking" and called for the release of Sotoudeh and another activist, Shiva Nazar-Ahari, who was sentenced to four years in prison and
More than 150
Israeli university lecturers support a boycott of the University Centre of Samaria in
Ariel over concerns of "unbearably harsh conditions" faced by Palestinians living nearby, as well as Ariel being an "
illegal settlement" and a roadblock to the establishment of an independent