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Iran: Re-elected administration must make rhetoric reality for free expression online

25 May 2017

Following his re-election for a second term in Iran’s 19 May Presidential elections, ARTICLE 19 urges President Hassan Rouhani to take…

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Mexico: End impunity for attacks on the press after six killed this year

18 May 2017

This week, on 15 May 2017, Mexican journalist Jesús Javier Valdez Cárdenas, director and founder of the weekly newspaper Ríodoce…

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Ukraine: Blocking of Russian social media sites is a severe form of censorship

16 May 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the decision by Ukrainian President Poroshenko to block access to some of Russia’s largest internet companies and social…

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Tightening the Net: Online Freedoms in Iran Ahead of the 2017 Presidential Elections

11 May 2017

This report is the first in a series of quarterly briefings, following on from ARTICLE 19's Tightening the Net series.In this report, ARTICLE…

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Indonesia: Overturn blasphemy conviction of Jakarta Governor and repeal law

11 May 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the criminal conviction for “blasphemy” of Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (also known as Ahok), and…

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Uganda: Media Council bans screening of film for “glorifying homosexuality”

23 May 2017

ARTICLE 19 is concerned by the recent censorship of…

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United States: Condemn attacks on peaceful protesters by Turkish security forces

23 May 2017

Members of President Erdogan's private security detail…

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Brazil: Five years of the Access to Information Law

22 May 2017

ARTICLE 19 this week launched the report "Five years…

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Malaysia: Drop charges against independent news portal Malaysiakini

18 May 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns charges against the CEO and Editor-in-Chief…

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Kazakhstan: Stabbing of journalist must be immediately investigated

15 May 2017

On 14 May, Ramazan Yesergepov, chairman of Journalists…

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Uganda: Academic and activist Stella Nyanzi released on bail for free speech charges

11 May 2017

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the news that after 33 days in…

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The Africa Peer Review Mechanism: Country Review Reports for Kenya, Djibouti, Senegal, and Chad finalized.

09 May 2017

ARTICLE 19 welcomes the finalization of the consideration…

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Thailand: Release six detained under repressive lèse majesté laws

08 May 2017

ARTICLE 19 condemns the detentions of human rights…

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Malaysia: Social Media Users Must Not Be Co-Opted to Censor Online Dissent

08 May 2017

ARTICLE 19 is concerned that a new “advisory…

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UAE: Free Ahmed Mansoor

08 May 2017

A year ago, Ahmed Mansoor’s iPhone was targeted…

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ARTICLE 19's 2016 Annual Report

04 May 2017

 ARTICLE 19 today launches our Annual Report…

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Azerbaijan: Free Journalist Mehman Huseynov

03 May 2017

As World Press Freedom Day is celebrated across the…