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Since new protests against President Sisi’s rule began on September 20, 2019, nearly 2,000 people have been arrested. 

This week’s decisive congressional action to pass Hong Kong-related legislation out of committee  sends the unmistakable signal that the US Congress stands with the people of Hong Kong.

On September 27, 2019, the UN Human Rights Council adopted a resolution to create an independent fact-finding body to investigate human rights abuses in Venezuela. 

Tajik authorities are detaining prominent opposition activists and their relatives, in clear retaliation for their criticism of the government's crackdown on free speech. 

The continued intimidation of lawyers defending political prisoners in Azerbaijan must end.

The Azerbaijani Bar Association interferes with human rights lawyers' work.

Russian law enforcement raids Anti-Corruption Foundation offices following Moscow election.

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