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September 15, 2011
Sweeping security powers will now cover offences including disturbing traffic, broadcasting rumours, and “assault on freedom to work”.
News
September 15, 2011
Plain-clothes officers reportedly beat Faranak Farid so severely that she temporarily lost hearing in an ear and was left unable to move one arm.
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September 14, 2011
A Saudi human rights activist taken to court after calling for reforms says he will continue to speak out against repression.
Report
September 13, 2011

In mid-February 2011 Libyans called for a "Day of Rage" against the iron-fist rule of Colonel Mu'ammar al-Gaddafi, in power since 1969. This report documents serious and widespread human rights vio...

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