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The appeal of three Vietnamese human rights activists was held in Dong Thap Province on 12 December 2014, resulting in their convictions being affirmed.  We denounce the results as a violation of fair trial standards under Vietnamese law and the international human rights standards. 

Following the destruction of the Committee Against Torture’s regional office in Grozny, Freedom House issued this statement. 

In response to the detention of prominent journalists from the Turkish newspaper Zaman and Samanyolu Broadcasting Group on charges of establishing an armed terror organization, Freedom House issued the following statement.

Freedom House remembers the 20th anniversary of the First Chechen War. 

In response to the publication of a National Truth Comission report investigating human rights abuses in Brazil during the 20-year military dictatorship, Freedom House issued the following statement,. 

In response to the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee's report on CIA  activities at detention sites, and its interrogation of terrorism suspects, Freedom House issued the following statement. 

Freedom House urges formal UN Security Council discussion of the human rights situation in North Korea.