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Turkish court issues arrest warrant for US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen
A Turkish court has formally issued an arrest warrant for the US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom the government has accused of “ordering the July 15 coup attempt.” INDEPENDENT

China sentences fourth dissident in a week for subversion
China convicted human rights activist Gou Hongguo for subversion and sentenced him to three years prison, the fourth such sentencing this week and the latest move by authorities to crack down on activists and lawyers. REUTERS

Argentina judge orders arrest of Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo leader
A judge has ordered the arrest of Hebe de Bonafini, the president of the human rights groups Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo, for refusing to show up for questioning into the alleged embezzlement of public funds for a low-income housing project. THE GUARDIAN

Kashmiri faces sedition charges over Facebook activity
The police in central India have charged Tauseef Ahmad Bhat with sedition, an offense that can result in life imprisonment, based on Facebook content he shared or posted calling for India to withdraw from the Himalayan region of Kashmir. THE NEW YORK TIMES

Ukrainian hackers leak IDs, personal data of journalists
A Ukrainian nationalist website has published what it says is an email archive with copies of IDs and personal data of Ukrainian and international journalists, raising new concerns about their safety. ASSOCIATED PRESS

Ugandan police raid LGBT fashion show
Ugandan police broke up a gay Pride fashion show in the capital last night and arrested about 20 people, in the latest incident highlighting the risks facing the LGBT community in the country. THE GUARDIAN

Bolivian president’s criminal defamation suit threatens press freedom
Bolivian criminal court justice René Delgado announced yesterday that he would hear a criminal defamation case President Evo Morales filed against journalist Humberto Vacaflor. COMMITTEE TO PROTECT JOURNALISTS