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Africa’s biggest wireless operator by sales incurred the penalty after missing a deadline to disconnect unregistered subscribers amid a security crackdown in the west African country.
The senior Saudi official on Friday denied this, saying the security crackdown was aimed at countering a specific national security threat.
Karimov faced strong international criticism for his brutal crackdown on dissent.
Trump exempted from his alleged frivolous travel crackdown the cruise ships and airlines that continue to ferry U.S. tourists to Cuba unrestricted.
In Cambodia, for example, China hasn’t slowed its investments despite Hun Sen’s crackdown on democracy and basic freedom.
And while many Arabs quickly soured on the group because of its brutal crackdowns and unfulfilled promises, their underlying political disaffection has not been addressed.
The city of Everett has agreed to end its crackdown on bikini baristas — for now.
The police officer noted that part of their crackdown on drug offenders is making the most of traffic stops.
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