17 Political Activists Convicted, Sentenced in Angola

March 29, 2016 2:44 PM

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Angolan media report that 17 political activists have been sentenced to jail after being convicted of plotting to overthrow the southern African nation's government.

A state-owned newspaper reported Tuesday that the youth activists were found guilty of preparing a rebellion and criminal conspiracy. Jornal de Angola said the defense will appeal Monday's ruling.

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