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December 22, 2011
In one of the deadliest weeks since pro-reform protests began, Syria is imposing the death penalty on anyone arming "terrorists".
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December 22, 2011
Chen Wei is set to stand trial on 23 December on charges of “inciting subversion of state power” over essays he wrote that were critical of the Communist Party.
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December 21, 2011
Havel led the human rights movement Charter 77, was repeatedly jailed, and adopted by Amnesty International as a prisoner of conscience.
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December 19, 2011
Blogger and activist Zainab al-Khawaja's father and husband are both in prison in the aftermath of popular protests this year.

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