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July 25, 2012

Cuban authorities arrested more than 40 activists as they attended the funeral of human rights defender Oswaldo Payá Sardiñas in the capital Havana.

Press Release
July 20, 2012

Members of the Russian punk band 'Pussy Riot' have been jailed for six more months after performing an anti-Putin protest song in a church.

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July 17, 2012

Dismay surrounds the charge of former President Mohamed Nasheed as it appears politically motivated.

Press Release
July 13, 2012

Russian parliament approved a bill that severely restricts the independence of all non-governmental organizations (NGOs).

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