Деякі заходи протидії російській загрозі можуть завдати шкоди крихким демократичним інститутам.
Some measures to counter the Russian threat could harm fragile democratic institutions.
Room for democratic growth arises as Kazakhstan's longtime presidents steps down.
Chechen authorities attempt to silence critics by persecuting prominent human rights activist Oyub Titiev.
Freedom House welcomes the decree by Azerbaijan's president to release dozens of political prisoners.
Even a minor attempt to override constitutional checks can threaten the system as a whole.
Human rights-defending organizations urge the Trump administration to uphold both the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act and US Congress' constitutional oversight role in the determination of accountability for Khashoggi’s murder.