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Letter to PACE on addressing the human rights situation in the North Caucasus

21 Apr 2017

Members of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe21 April 2017  Re: Addressing the human rights situation in the North Caucasus Dear…

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Turkey: Concerns for freedom of expression deepen after referendum

18 Apr 2017

On 16 April 2017, President Erdogan declared victory in a constitutional referendum, granting him significantly increased presidential powers…

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Russia: Online dissent sparks mass protests

31 Mar 2017

On 26 March, Russia experienced the largest popular protests in over five years – sparked by an online viral video investigating alleged…

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#InternetOfRights: Creating the Universal Declaration of Digital Rights

24 Mar 2017

WARNING: This blogpost is published for discussion and engagement purposes only. It does not constitute a proposal for a legally binding treaty.…

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UN HRC: Mandate of Special Rapporteur on Iran extended with increased support

24 Mar 2017

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the adoption by the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) of a resolution to extend the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the…

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KENYA - Win for freedom of expression as penal provision declared unconstitutional

26 Apr 2017

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the news that Kenya’s penal…

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Malaysia: Free Speech Is Far From “Thriving”

26 Apr 2017

ARTICLE 19 is astonished by a recent speech made by…

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Turkey: Council of Europe to increase monitoring

26 Apr 2017

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the decision of PACE to increase…

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US: Threats by the US Government against WikiLeaks and whistleblowers

25 Apr 2017

In his speech last week, Mike Pompeo, CIA Director,…

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Denmark: Ban on blasphemy must be abolished

21 Apr 2017

ARTICLE 19 urges the Danish Parliament to repeal the…

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UAE: Free prominent rights defender Ahmed Mansoor, held on speech-related charges

20 Apr 2017

Authorities in the United Arab Emirates should immediately…

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Uganda: SIM card registration requirements must respect fundamental rights

19 Apr 2017

As the seven day deadline for registration of all SIM…

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Uganda: Government must safeguard freedom of expression after arrest and attack

18 Apr 2017

ARTICLE 19 is concerned by the recent abduction, torture,…

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Ethiopia: Free expression and online anonymity must be respected

13 Apr 2017

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the 6 April decision of the Ethiopian…

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Russia: ARTICLE 19 Condemns Incitement to Violence against LGBT people in Chechnya

07 Apr 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns reported violence against gay men…

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Bahrain: Rights Groups to F1: Cancel the Race if You Can't Guarantee Safety

06 Apr 2017

The Formula 1 Grand Prix in Bahrain should be cancelled…

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Cambodia: ARTICLE 19 demands #Free5KH

05 Apr 2017

Almost a year since their arbitrary detention, ARTICLE…

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Developing a Human Rights Impact Assessment Model for Internet Domain Registries

03 Apr 2017

ARTICLE 19, the Danish Institute for Human Rights,…