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 The Organization of American States, the UNASUR,  and the governments of Latin American region should immediately press Venezuela to release prisoners in custody on politicized charges. 

In a time of seemingly unlimited access to information and new methods of content delivery, more and more areas of the world are becoming virtually inaccessible to journalists. 

 Ukraine’s ‘Revolution of Dignity’ will not have achieved its goals until all Ukrainian citizens are treated equally.

The net neutrality debate that captured the attention of internet users in the United States and turned them into digital advocates has now reached the world’s largest democracy. 

The shape of the constitutional system and the fate of the Kurdish peace process both hinge on the ability of one party to clear the 10 percent threshold in Sunday’s parliamentary elections. 

On June 3, a mob attacked  the Committee Against Torture’s regional office in Grozny, Chechnya, marking the second attach in six months against the NGO. 

The United States should make Jason Rezaian's release a top priority in its dealings with Iran, says Freedom House President Mark P. Lagon. 

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