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#GobiernoEspía: Victims’ lawyers in Narvarte case targets of Pegasus spyware

09 Aug 2017

A new analysis by Citizen Lab, of the University of Toronto, has confirmed that Mexican lawyers and human rights activists Karla Micheel Salas…

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BAHRAIN: FCO Silence on Nabeel Rajab “Appalling”, Say 17 Rights Groups & MPs Ahead Of His Trial

06 Aug 2017

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office's silence on the sentencing of human rights figure Nabeel Rajab in Bahrain has been called "appalling"…

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Syria: Rights groups condemn extrajudicial execution of human rights defender and software engineer Bassel Khartabil

02 Aug 2017

The family of Bassel Khartabil, a Syrian-Palestinian software engineer and free speech activist, confirmed that he had been subjected to…

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Tightening the Net: Online Freedoms in Iran Following Rouhani’s Reelection

17 Jul 2017

This briefing explores some of the developments and concerns for Internet rights under the moderate administration of Rouhani following his reelection…

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Ukraine: Drop government proposals that restrict NGO activity

13 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 calls upon the Ukrainian Parliament to reject a proposed legislation tabled by President Petro Poroshenko, which would oblige civil…

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Combating Censorship and Highlighting the Politics of Protocols at IETF99

18 Aug 2017

Last month, the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)…

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Kenya: Protect right to free expression in wake of contested elections

15 Aug 2017

On 8 August, Kenyans went to the polls to decide their…


South Sudan: End blocking of online news sites

08 Aug 2017

ARTICLE 19 is concerned by the recent decision by South…

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Kyrgyzstan: Stop legislative harassment of and its journalists

01 Aug 2017

ARTICLE 19 and the Institute of Media Policy condemn…

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Vietnam: Immediately free human rights blogger Tran Thi Nga

01 Aug 2017

ARTICLE 19 calls for the immediate and unconditional…


Kenya: New Draft Guidelines on dissemination via Electronic Communications Networks should be scrapped

28 Jul 2017

On 4 July 2017, ARTICLE 19 responded to the consultation…


Malaysia: Immediately investigate death threats against human rights defender Siti Kasim

26 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 urges the Malaysian authorities to immediately,…


UK: Ofcom should encourage community media to improve their practices, not reduce them to silence

25 Jul 2017

Ofcom, the UK regulatory authority for audiovisual…


South Sudan: Release journalist held incommunicado since 10 July

20 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the incommunicado detention of…

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New report examines the links between the right to information and fighting poverty

19 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 and the Campaign for Freedom of Information…

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Open Development: Access to Information and the Sustainable Development Goals

19 Jul 2017

The right of access to information held by government…

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Vietnam: Media must have full access to meetings of the National Assembly

18 Jul 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the announcement that reporters…

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Call for Applications: Regulating “Hate Speech” in the Media

12 Jul 2017

Imagining Better Ways to Promote Equality and Freedom…


Azerbaijan: Transparency Group Delays Reinstatement

30 Jun 2017

ARTICLE 19 joined a joint NGO statement welcoming the…


Qatar: Demands to close Al Jazeera endanger press freedom and access to information

29 Jun 2017

Recent demands made by Saudi Arabia and allies to Qatar…