In response to a record-low voter turnout in Egypt’s first rounds of parliamentary elections, Freedom House released the following statement:
In response to the decision of the Federal High court in Addis Ababa to drop terrorism charges against five members of the Zone 9 bloggers, Freedom House issued the following statement:
On October 6, Chinese authorities detained Bao Zhuoxuan, the 16-year old son of human rights lawyer Wang Yu and legal activist Bao Longjun, placed him under house arrest.
Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian has been convicted by Iran’s Revolutionary Court.
In advance of Guinea's presidential elections on October 11, Freedom House issued the following statement.
In response to the Malaysian Federal Court upholding a state’s Sharia law banning “cross-dressing,” the latest in a series of rulings limiting personal rights, Freedom House issued the following statement.
On the ninth anniversary of Anna Politkovskaya's murder, Freedom House mourns the courageous journalist and continues to demand full justice for the slain journalist.