Freedom House issued the following statement in response to the criminal conviction and imprisonment of civic activists Serikzhan Mambetalin and Ermek Narymbaev for “inciting social hatred.”
The property damage at Human Right House is part of the series of violent attacks against journalists, politicians, academics and open-minded government officials in Serbia.
The Zimbabwean Constitutional Court has ruled to ban marriage by girls under 18 years of age.
In response to the government of Uzbekistan revealing that religious figure Akram Yuldashev died in prison in 2010, Freedom House issued the following statement.
Freedom House marks the one year anniversary of the sentencing of anti-slavery activists Biram dah Abeid and Brahim Bilal.
In response to steps altering the procedures and the composition of Poland’s highest court, and increasing government control over public broadcasters, Freedom House issued the following statement:
Constitutional amendments passed on January 5 in Zambia fail to protect citizens fundamental freedoms and human rights.