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February 24, 2014
The apparently arbitrary arrest and detention of a further 234 peaceful protesters outside a Moscow court building today shows how the Russian authorities' rampant violation of freedom of expression a...
Press Release
January 23, 2014

As the start of the Sochi Olympics approaches, the Russian authorities have decided to release another prisoner of conscience in a move that can be seen as politically expedient.

Press Release
January 6, 2014

Louisiana cannot extend the abuses and injustice against Albert Woodfox another day.

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December 4, 2013

New satellite images showing the on-going development of North Korea’s two largest political prison camps.

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