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The latest from Freedom House:

In response to Nicaraguan authorities increasingly targeting peaceful protestors and human rights activists with intimidation and violent attacks, including the arrest this week of six members of the Comisión Permanente de Derechos Humanos, Freedom House issued a statement.

The head of Ukraine’s Security Service announced today that authorities faked the death of Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko in Kyiv. 

In response to the killing in Kyiv of Arkady Babchenko, a prominent independent Russian journalist who lived and worked in Ukraine, Freedom House issued a statement.

Following Russian authorities’ arrest of a prominent Crimean Tatar human rights figure, Server Mustafayev, as part of an intensifying crackdown against minority groups in the Crimean peninsula, Freedom House issued a statement.

 As Venezuela prepares for a presidential election on Sunday, an election in which potential opposition candidates are either jailed or prohibited from competing, and with an electoral system manipulated to favor the incumbent, making President Nicolas Maduro almost certain to win by default, Freedom House issued a statement.

Жителі Криму борються за отримання базових прав людини в умовах переслідувань з боку російських спецслужб

Crimeans struggle to exercise their basic human rights amid Russian persecution.

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