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A month riddled with perilous anniversaries offers a showcase for the Communist Party’s upgraded internet controls.

Freedom House issued a statement following Mark Green's confirmation hearing with the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.

Freedom House issued the following statement in response to the Ukranian government introducing two bills to the Rada that would withdraw non-profit status from NGOs that fail to fulfill onerous financial reporting requirements. 

There was much for President Trump to learn from his brief visit to Poland this week, but perhaps not the lessons he expected. 

In this issue: China's newest censorship methods, updates on the cybersecurity law, and Xi's visit to Hong Kong.

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), Freedom House and Reporters Without Borders (RSF) have written to the President of the People’s Republic of China, Xi Jinping, to demand the immediate release of dissident Liu Xiaobo, and permission for he and his wife to travel overseas for urgent medical treatment.

Hong Kong authorities detained several dozen protesters in advance of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s arrival to mark the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to Chinese rule.