Freedom House responds to Russian Federation Security Services’ (FSB) issuance of legal notices to human rights activists associated with the Crimean Solidarity movement.
Freedom House supports the decision for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe to use the Moscow Mechanism to hold Russia accountable for human rights abuses in Chechnya.
Governments around the world are tightening control over citizens’ data and using claims of “fake news” to suppress dissent.
Freedom on the Net 2018 evalúa la libertad de la red en 65 países, representando el 87 por ciento de los usuarios al nivel mundial.
Proposals to charge demonstrators a fee for protests on public land are deeply disturbing attacks on freedom of speech.
Authorities believe journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered after he entered Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul on Tuesday.
More than 50 attacks on activists and human rights defenders in Ukraine have been recorded by local human rights groups in just the last nine months.