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Press Release
July 5, 2012

Some 80 prisoners have been released by the Burmese authorities on "humanitarian grounds," but 400 remain behind bars.

Press Release
July 3, 2012

Following the release of a group of political prisoners from Insein prison, the human rights organization demands Myanmar release all remaining prisoners of conscience.

Press Release
June 27, 2012

24 government opponents, among them top journalist Eskinder Nega, were convicted on trumped-up terrorism charges, a further chilling example of Ethiopia's criminalization of expression.

News
June 27, 2012

Today’s decision in Cambodia to release 13 women imprisoned for peacefully protesting against a forced eviction is a victory for their community, but their convictions must now be overturned.

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