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The latest from Freedom House:

In this issue: Beijing’s top censorship priorities in 2016, incarceration rates for activist minorities and journalists, and China’s tightening grip on WeChat.

Law and Justice has run amok with its parliamentary majority, but the people are pushing back.

Respect for political and civil rights has declined for 10 straight years, as Freedom House has documented. This decline has occurred most sharply in the areas of free expression, rule of law, and freedom of association.

As forças de segurança do governo moçambicano estão a violar gravemente os direitos humanos dos civis no centro de Moçambique, levando os habitantes a atravessar a fronteira do Malawi como refugiados, revela um relatório divulgado hoje pela Freedom House.

Security forces of the Mozambican government are committing gross human rights abuses against civilians in central Mozambique, leading people to cross the border into Malawi as refugees, a report issued today by Freedom House finds.

Freedom House issued the following statement in response to Gambian security forces today seizing the election commission headquarters, after President Jammeh’s defeat in presidential elections earlier this month.

Freedom House issued the following statement in response to civilian casualties and suffering in the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo.