Freedom House issued the following statement in response to a draft law that would require anti-corruption organizations and their staff to make detailed financial disclosures.
On October 31, police raided the offices of Cumhuriyet, Turkey’s oldest newspaper and detained 13 staff member.
Freedom House condemns the violence in Côte d’Ivoire surrounding the referendum regarding constitutional amendments.
China, Russia, and Saudi Arabia flagrantly violate fundamental human rights and should not be elected to the UN Human Rights Council.
In response to Gambia’s decision to withdraw from the treaty that established the International Criminal Court, Freedom House released a statement.
In response to a businessman close to Hungary’s prime minister purchasing the country’s most prominent opposition newspaper company, Freedom House issued a statement.
In response to a court in Azerbaijan sentencing a 22-year old to 10 years imprisonment for writing “Happy Slaves Day” on a monument of the late president Heydar Aliyev – father of the country’s current president – Freedom House issued a statement.