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February 20, 2013
Since the conviction of members of the punk band, Russia has adopted several new laws targeting activists and those critical of the authorities.
February 18, 2013
Despite allegations of torture, life sentences handed out to civilians tried over clashes at a Sahrawi protest camp in 2010.
February 14, 2013
Angola must not send to the Democratic Republic of Congo nine detainees held on charges in connection with allegedly attempting to destabilise the government there.
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February 13, 2013

Two years after the 2011 uprising in Bahrain, prisoners of conscience remain behind bars and activists continue to be jailed for their actions and views, whether social media or on peaceful marches...

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