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The latest from Freedom House:

United States President Trump nominated Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo to replace Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State.

An erosion of democratic standards around the world is now affecting the most basic element of democracy.

Iranian and international human rights organizations urge the governments of the United Nations Human Rights Council to support the renewal of the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on human rights in Iran.

The state’s abusive tactics in the case of an exiled oligarch can also be used against politicians, activists, and journalists.

Cuban authorities refused to allow two former Latin American presidents to enter the country to attend a democracy-related award ceremony this week.

United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson embarks on first trip to Sub-Saharan Africa as secretary, traveling to Chad, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, and Nigeria starting March 6.

Vučić’s ruling SNS party didn't need dirty tricks to win Belgrade's elections — but, perhaps they thought it better to be safe than sorry.

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