Lim Taehoon (28), a South Korean gay rights activist was arrested on February 26, 2004 for refusing to serve mandatory military service. Lim refused conscription because of his beliefs in non-violence and peace, and on grounds that the South Korean military discriminates against gay, bisexual and transgender people.
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One year after Vladimir Putin returned to office as Russia’s President, basic rights to freedom of expression, assembly & association have been severely curtailed. Call on him to end the crack-down.