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May 25, 2012
It has been a particularly tough year for human rights defenders in sub-Saharan Africa, says Zimbabwean activist Jenni Williams.
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May 25, 2012
A repressive emergency law adopted in Canada's Quebec province violates freedoms of speech, assembly and movement in breach of international obligations.
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May 24, 2012

Tuesday's brutal incident is emblematic of the wider crackdown on free speech in Angola.

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May 24, 2012
An attack on a group of youth activists in Luanda highlights the ongoing threats human rights defenders in Angola face.

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