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The conviction and sentencing to jail of Russian businessman Mikhail Khodorkovsky underscores the serious

Nonviolent civic coalitions lead to deep gains for freedom, major new Freedom House study on political transitions finds

Freedom House today expressed serious concern over the government of Azerbaijan's increasing abuse and intimidation of opposition activists.
Freedom House study rates status of women; identifies sources and consequences of profound gender gap and offers recommendations
Freedom House today expressed extreme concern over reports that the government of Uzbekistan has resorted to indiscriminate violence
Recent events in the Middle East provide vivid and hopeful images of the potential for freedom's expansion - Lebanese youths calling for political reform on Beirut streets once
In a letter sent to the chairman of Kazakhstan's parliament, a group of leaders of human rights and pro-democracy organizations