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Freedom House and a coalition of civil society partners releasing a list of foreign officials in 15 countries suspected of large-scale corruption or serious human rights abuses, and recommending them for sanction by the United States government.

Kenya's high court moved to nullify the results of the August 8 presidential election and has ordered that a new vote be held. 

 President Trump’s pardon of Joe Arpaio, convicted of contempt of court for failing to end the illegal targeting of Latinos, shows a profound disrespect for the rule of law. 

One of Azerbaijan's most prominent independent journalists, Mehman Aliyev, received a sentence of three months pre-trial detention. 



Freedom House issued the following statement in response to the days-old constitutional assembly announcing that it is taking over all legislative powers of the National Assembly. 


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