Freedom House issued the following statement ahead of the scheduled July 13 start of the trial of Azerbaijani human rights defenders Leyla and Arif Yunus.
After members of the opposition party marched in downtown Managua, police responded with tear gas, and beat and detained the demonstrators.
In response to the murder of three journalists in one week— Filadelfo Sanchez Sarmiento, Juan Mendoza Delgado, and Gerardo Nieto Alvarez— Freedom House issued the following statement:
Three memebers of the group of Zone 9 bloggers and journalists have been released from prison today.
Côte d’Ivoire is bringing war crime charges against former pro-Ouattara rebels implicated in the 2010-2011 massacre.
Following Russian authorities' search and confiscation of equipment at the office and homes of individuals associated with Golos, the Russian voters’ rights and free election advocacy group, with a
In response to Swaziland’s Supreme Court ordering for the release of human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko and journalist Bheki Makhubu, imprisoned after the publication of articles critical of the co