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The latest from Freedom House:

Citizens need more time to assess constitutional reforms that could curtail freedoms
Our confidence in the judgments and objectivity of the United Nations is set to be shaken yet again. Today, Libya is certain to be elected to the chairmanship of the U.N.
James Woolsey named as Chairman of Freedom House, Nonpartisan Organization Monitors and Promotes Democratic Change
The government of Hong Kong must abide by international norms as it proposes new legislation that, as currently outlined, profoundly threatens freedom of expression and other basic rights, Freedom House said today in a new report.
Study documents dramatic expansion of democracy over thirty years
Freedom House today welcomed the decision by Egypt's highest appeals court to retry Saad Eddin Ibrahim, an Egyptian democracy advocate currently jailed in Cairo on charges of tarnishing the state.
Freedom House today praised NATO's invitation to seven of Europe's youngest democracies to begin talks on joining the alliance in 2004.

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