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June 18, 2012

Armed Ugandan police raided a human rights workshop attended by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender activists in Kampala Monday afternoon, detaining at least 17 individuals.

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June 14, 2012

The Justice Ministry's decision to extend the military's power to arrest and investigate civilians paves the way for fresh human rights violations.

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June 13, 2012

Iranian authorities must unconditionally release a founding member of the Center for Human Rights Defenders (CHRD), an organization co-founded by Nobel laureate Shirin Ebadi.

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June 13, 2012

The arrest of a 23 year-old Azerbaijan photojournalist signals the start of a troubling, yet widely predicted, crackdown on those responsible for negative publicity around June's Eurovision.

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