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  • Taliban
  • The Pakistani Taliban and the army have exchanged prisoners as a confidence building measure ahead of possible peace talks. (yahoo.com)
  • DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan (AP) - The Pakistani Taliban and the army exchanged prisoners Wednesday as a confidence building measure ahead of possible peace talks, intelligence officials and militant commanders said. (yahoo.com)
  • It is impossible that Taliban or Al-Qaeda prisoners could have been abused. (rferl.org)
  • The prisoners, mostly insurgents, escaped overnight on Sunday through the 1,050ft-long tunnel that the Taliban said took them five months to dig into the prison in Kandahar city, the heartland of the Islamist insurgency. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • insurgents
  • One of the witnesses claimed that before killing the prisoners - and they name three of the people alleged to have been executed - Dr Allawi had told them he wanted to send a clear message to the police on how to deal with insurgents. (theage.com.au)
  • executions
  • The 1988 executions of Iranian political prisoners was a series of state-sponsored execution of political prisoners across Iran , starting on 19 July 1988 and lasting for approximately five months. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Tehran the special commission for the executions had 16 members representing the various authorities of the Islamic government - Imam Khomeini himself, the president, the chief prosecutor, the Revolutionary Tribunals , the Ministries of Justice and Intelligence , and the administration of Evin and Gohar Dasht , the two prisons in the Tehran area from which the prisoner were eliminated. (wikipedia.org)
  • Florida
  • Now, with the rising costs of prisons increasingly ruining state budgets and with the recidivism rate at 68 percent, even conservative Republicans -- like Chris Christie in New Jersey and Rick Scott in Florida -- are looking at ways to make ex-prisoners' debts more manageable to discourage them from re-offending. (prospect.org)
  • sentences
  • Dispur, in commemoration of Republic Day, has remitted the sentences of certain categories of prisoners who have been convicted by courts (other than court martials) having original jurisdiction in Assam and sentenced to rigorous imprisonment. (telegraphindia.com)
  • Prisoners with sentences above a year will be remitted 30 days, those with sentence above six months up to one year will be remitted 15 days, those with sentence above three months up to six months will be remitted 10 days and those with sentence above one month up to three months will be remitted five days. (telegraphindia.com)
  • Afghan
  • Afghan national security and ISAF forces launched a huge searching operation right after the prisoners escaped and have massive civilian support and positive results," Kandahar provincial authorities said in a statement. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • doctors
  • This fact was also confirmed by those who were responsible for accepting the surrender of these prisoners of war -- including doctors and members of the military forces of the United States. (rferl.org)
  • Our doctors in Sheberghan, the U.S. medical team, and officials of the International Committee of the Red Cross in the city of Konduz all helped prisoners who were injured by bombardments on the front lines. (rferl.org)
  • Next
  • The prisoner "share" of the nearly $2 trillion in federal funds tied to population counts distributed nationwide over the next decade will go to the mostly rural hometowns of their keepers. (motherjones.com)
  • They say the prisoners - handcuffed and blindfolded - were lined up against a wall in a courtyard next to the maximum-security cell block in which they were held at the Al-Amriyah security centre, in the city's north-western suburbs. (theage.com.au)
  • officials
  • The program, which also made its performance debut Tuesday morning by handling seven arraignments, will use $120,000 worth of video cameras and monitors to cut down on prisoner transportation to the county's five courthouses, officials said. (latimes.com)
  • group
  • PASS.Prisoner Advisory Support Services, is a post gaol group who are having excellent results in dealing with the high rate of re-affenders.PASS is also a Company which secures jobs for released prisoners. (ibiblio.org)
  • A group of green-fingered prisoners have won a top award at this year's Chelsea Flower Show. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • exchange
  • Clarksburgh advices say that 1,550 of our paroled prisoners have arrived at Camp Fiske, four miles from that city, where they await exchange. (nytimes.com)
  • name
  • At the end of the tunnel, the escapee, who refused to give his name, said the prisoners swapped their striped, prison issues for fresh clothes before being loaded into vehicles that formed a flotilla ready to disperse the escapees. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Georgia
  • Jenny Triplett, publisher of the Georgia-based magazine Prisonworld , which is distributed inside jails, often talks to ex-prisoners who seek job advice and contacts. (prospect.org)
  • Like Ohio, Georgia considers prisoners to be voluntarily unemployed and makes paying child-support debt a condition of their probation. (prospect.org)
  • year
  • Now for the final injustice: It costs $49,000 per year to keep a prisoner behind bars in California. (sfgate.com)
  • near
  • Mandatory minimums have contributed in the last 20 years to the near tripling of federal prisoners, with more than half the prisoners now in for drug crimes. (nytimes.com)
  • Times
  • But instead of preserving this small investment in our young people, our leaders would rather spend 10 times as much to keep prisoners behind bars. (sfgate.com)
  • made
  • Because they earn little or no money, prisoners in the town's two correctional facilities - who made up 27.5 per cent of Coxsackie's 1990 population - drove down its median income on the census and made it eligible to receive more funding from the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development. (motherjones.com)
  • Prisoners made their way slowly along the tunnel, which was about 1.5m high before emerging on the other side to find a band of militants ready to fight the prison guards if and when the alarm was raised. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • English
  • Anybody remember a dramtic series, maybe PBS, broadcast around the early 1980's where English women were taken prisoner by Japanese soldiers during WWII? (berkeley.edu)
  • Back
  • An attorney and fellow of the nonprofit Equal Justice Works, she counsels ex-prisoners on how to get beyond the hurdles set up by state-level child-support policies, which often land them back in prison. (prospect.org)
  • results
  • SOMA.This organisation is about supporting Orthomolecular Psychiatry and Medicine.Their latest information in support of changes to the treatment of prisoners is in the results of a survey of violence in 1500 of the most violent criminals in American Gaols. (ibiblio.org)
  • program
  • The result of the Forum taught and videoed in a gaol in San Diego makes this program an opportunity for prisoners to Transform their potential. (ibiblio.org)
  • people
  • Under this scenario, California will be better prepared to house today's young people as prisoners than grant them diplomas. (sfgate.com)
  • support
  • Some states are looking to end policies that allow prisoners to accrue child-support debt while in prison and have most of their wages garnished when they get out -- policies that drive many ex-prisoners to re-offend. (prospect.org)
  • security
  • Therefore, the massacre of prisoners of war to the extent that has been claimed is against the principles of intelligence gathering and security. (rferl.org)
  • Joint security forces have recaptured 65 of the prisoners who escaped from Kandahar prison. (telegraph.co.uk)