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March 19, 2014
The Sri Lankan government’s ongoing dirty tactics to silence and smear dissidents are a brazen attempt to deflect criticism as the country faces fresh scrutiny at the United Nations Human Rights Counc...
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March 18, 2014
Today’s unlawful detention of a respected magazine editor and human rights lawyer for their criticism of the judiciary in Swaziland is another shocking example of the southern African kingdom’s intole...
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March 14, 2014
Azerbaijan should immediately and unconditionally release two political leaders who have been behind bars for more than a year on fabricated charges.
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March 6, 2014

The Russian authorities must promptly launch an independent and impartial investigation into an apparently unprovoked and premeditated attack in Nizhny Novgorod this morning on human rights activis...

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