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The latest from Freedom House:

Freedom House released the following statement in response to Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez announcing plans to create a ministry of human rights.


Freedom House joins with civil society organizations to urge the UN Human Rights Council to prioritise and address through joint statements the ongoing human rights crisis in Ethiopia.

China’s Cybersecurity Law could take internet censorship to a new high.


India’s Supreme Court has confirmed death sentences for four men in a notorious 2012 rape case. But despite growing public opprobrium, a woman or girl is raped every 15 minutes in the country.

President Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget request proposes to cut funding for democracy, human rights, and governance by more than $700 million.