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Freedom House issued the following statement in response to the US Supreme Court’s June 27 finding that it did not have the authority to restrict partisan gerrymandering.

June has been a terrible month for internet freedom in China. July may be even worse.

In this issue: How June’s censorship spike could expand in July, detailed coverage of the media dimensions of protests in Hong Kong and the Tiananmen Massacre anniversary, and reports of Chinese facial-recognition technology being used in Serbia, Tajikistan, and beyond.

Hearings are set to begin in a case that hangs on sprawling conspiracy theories.

Ukrainian journalist Vadym Komarov died on June 20 after sucumbbing to injuries he suffered during a brutal assault on May 4 in Cherkasy.