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The latest from Freedom House:

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.

Freedom House issued the following statement following the re-election of President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe to a new five year term. 

In response to the Sudan Intelligence and Security Service’s arrest of of human rights lawyer Amin Mekki Medani, president of the Sudan Human Rights Monitor, Freedom House released the following statement:

On November 11, Biram and his colleagues were attacked by riot police, arrested and imprisoned, where they remain today. Your donation allows us to assist human rights defenders like Biram who are risking their lives every day.