Daily Archives: July 26, 2016

Turkey’s Presidential Guard To Be Disbanded After State Of Emergency Is Announced

Turkey’s elite presidential guard is to be disbanded after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared a state of emergency for three months. Prime Minister Binali Yildirim detained at least 283 of the guards’ 2,500 members following the uprising, telling the A Haber TV channel that “there will no longer be a […]

Australia Seeks To Introduce Indefinite Prison Terms For Terrorists

  The Australian federal government has pushed for new legislation that seeks to implement indefinite prison terms for terrorists. The proposal initially emerged in late 2015 under Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and the Australian Liberal party who recently won the 2016 Federal election. The legislation could involve the following: annual reporting to Parliament on the number of orders granted, reviews to measure the system, the […]