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President Jammeh must put an end to 20 years of repression and impunity for human rights violations

22 Jul 2014

22 July 1994 - 22 July 2014: 20 Years of Fear in Gambia On 22 July 1994, a group of military officers led by Lieutenant Yahya Jammeh overthrew…

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Myanmar: Video interview as 5 journalists get 10 years hard labour

18 Jul 2014

This week, 5 journalists in Myanmar were sentenced by a court to 10 years each of hard labour. ARTICLE 19 spoke with those involved in the case…

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Ethiopia: Terrorism charges against Zone 9 Bloggers and journalists must be dropped

18 Jul 2014

The Ethiopian government has charged seven bloggers and three journalists under the seriously flawed Anti-Terrorism Proclamation (652/2009),…

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Five years on and still no justice for Natalia

15 Jul 2014

Today marks the fifth anniversary of the murder of Natalia Estemirova. On 15 July 2009, the human rights defender and journalist was kidnapped…

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UK: New Data Retention Bill is a False Emergency

14 Jul 2014

In response to the government’s announcement that emergency legislation will be railroaded through Parliament this week to allow for mass…

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Ethiopia: Terrorism charges against Zone 9 Bloggers and journalists must be dropped

18 Jul 2014

The Ethiopian government has charged seven bloggers…

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UN: Human Rights Watchdog Slams Governments’ Mass Surveillance Programmes

16 Jul 2014

Today, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Navi…

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Mexico: New Telecom Law Endangers Freedom of Expression

11 Jul 2014

ARTICLE 19 strongly condemns the adoption by the Mexican…

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Tajikistan: Immediately release researcher Alexander Sodiqov and drop all charges against him

03 Jul 2014

The Civic Solidarity Platform, a coalition of more…

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Kenya: Review Draft Contempt of Court Bill 2013

27 Jun 2014

ARTICLE 19 Eastern Africa calls for the review and…

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Myanmar: Disappointment surrounds amendment to assembly law

27 Jun 2014

ARTICLE 19 joins parliamentarians and civil society…

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Kenya: Human rights review underway

19 Jun 2014

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the opportunity to contribute to…

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17 Jun 2014

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