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Tunisia: Counter-Terror Law endangers Rights

31 Jul 2015

Tunisia’s new counterterrorism law imperils human rights and lacks the necessary safeguards against abuse, according to a statement by…

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France: ARTICLE 19 supports claim challenging lawfulness of administrative website blocking

30 Jul 2015

ARTICLE 19 has submitted an amicus curiae brief to the French Conseil d'Etat in support of a claim brought by French associations La Quadrature…

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Egypt: Charges against Al Jazeera journalists must be dropped

27 Jul 2015

UPDATE:On the due date of the verdict, the Egyptian court unexpectedly announced a delay; Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed were barred from entering…

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Sri Lanka: Illegal blocking of public interest news site must be investigated

24 Jul 2015

ARTICLE 19, along with 8 other civil society groups, has signed an open letter calling for an investigation into recent blocking of online access…

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Turkey must ensure free and open debate, online and offline, in the wake of terrorist attack in Suruç

23 Jul 2015

Turkey blocked access to Twitter for several hours yesterday after the social media website initially failed to comply with a court order requiring…

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Bangladesh: Charter of Bloggers Rights launched

06 Jul 2015

ARTICLE 19 has launched a twelve-point Charter of Rights…


Iropoly: What are the online behaviours that are landing Iranian online activists in jail?

02 Jul 2015

What are the online behaviours that are landing Iranian…

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Myanmar: Punishment for speaking out is worse for women, new report says

30 Jun 2015

A new report published today finds that those women…

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Report: The Right to Online Anonymity

18 Jun 2015

ARTICLE 19 presents a new policy brief, originally…

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Iran Must Release Iranian-Canadian TV Producer Mostfa Azizi

15 Jun 2015

ARTICLE 19 continues to call for the immediate release…

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Kenya: Contempt of Court proceedings abused

12 Jun 2015

ARTICLE 19 East Africa is concerned by the recent arrest…

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Freedom of Expression in Bangladesh 2014

30 Apr 2015

The Social Progress Index for the year 2014 termed…


Joint Statement: Harassment of CSOs has intensified in the Transnistrian region of Moldova

29 Apr 2015

Statement by members of the Civic Solidarity PlatformOn…

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Lebanon: ARTICLE 19 sends Amicus Brief to Special Tribunal for Lebanon

16 Apr 2015

ARTICLE 19 has submitted an amicus brief to the Special…

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