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The latest from Freedom House:

Freedom House issued the following statement in response to the Hungarian government’s legislation targeting Budapest’s Central European University for closure.

Freedom House issued the following statement in response to Paraguay’s President Horacio Cartes move to force Parliament to allow his re-election, in violation of the country’s Constitution.

Francišak Viačorka of the Belarusian Institute of America explains the context of the ongoing antigovernment demonstrations—and offers advice on how the international community should respond.

Following President Poroshenko signing a measure that will increase government monitoring into civil society groups, Freedom House issued a statement.

A committee of 1,194 largely pro-Beijing members selected Carrie Lam to be the next chief executive of Hong Kong, subsequently leading to the arrests of nine organizers of the 2014 Umbrella Movement.

In response to Russian police arresting hundreds of people in anti-corruption protests across the country on March 26, including the largest demonstration in Moscow in five years, Freedom House issued a statement.

Authorities in Minsk have indiscriminately detained hundreds of marchers on Freedom Day in Belarus.