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The latest from Freedom House:

Freedom House strongly urges the Committee on International Trade of the European Parliament to attach tough human rights provisions to its interim trade agreement with Turkmenistan.
Freedom House announces the launch of Gozaar, a new Persian/English online journal devoted to discussion of democracy and human rights in Iran.
Freedom House today released the subcategory scores from its Freedom in the World 2006 survey.
Freedom House sent a letter to President Bush today regarding the upcoming visit of President Nazarbaev of Kazakhstan outlining Kazakhstan's democratic shortcomings.

The United States today is fighting an adversary at least as menacing as the one it confronted during the cold war, and bearing some of the same traits.

Freedom House denounces today's coup in Thailand, which overthrew the ruling prime minister, Thaksin Shinawatra.
A coalition of over 40 human rights and democracy leaders from around the world are calling on the United Nations Democracy Caucus to take urgent action this fall to strengthen the world body's record on democracy and human rights.