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Angola Court Releases Book Club Activists

Angola’s supreme court Wednesday ordered the conditional release of 16 political activists, who have been in prison for the last 3 months. The group of young activists known as the Luanda Book Club were convicted last year of plotting to overthrow the government of President Eduardo Dos Santos. Fifteen of the activists were arrested and detained after attending a meeting in Luanda in June 2015. At the time of their arrest, the activists said that they were meeting to discuss a book...

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