Statements & Press Releases

Statements & Press Releases

Representatives of 42 international and national non-governmental organizations issue the appeal to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) to request the...

This is the updated version of the statement, originally published on 30 April 2018.    We, the undersigned 53 international and Russian human rights, media...

Congress should press for further reforms Uzbekistan’s president’s meeting with President Donald Trump on May 16, 2018, comes at a time when the Uzbek government...

On 23 April 2018 the Azerbaijan Bar Association announced its decision to temporarily suspend the licenses of two prominent Azerbaijani lawyers - Asabali Mustafayev...

We, the undersigned 26 international human rights, media and Internet freedom organisations, strongly condemn the attempts by the Russian Federation to block the Internet...

A new report jointly published by seven NGOs documents the increasing risks facing those who stand up for justice and human rights in Central...

Repressive governments are pursuing a backlash against democracy and human rights, diminishing civic space and creating a chilling effect for those working to promote...

12 human rights groups call for journalist’s, others’ immediate release Uzbek authorities should ensure a thorough, impartial, and independent investigation into the alleged torture and...

In October 2017, Haethan Gairatovich Nasreddinov was detained in Uzbekistan’s capital Tashkent and has since been held in the detention facility of the National...

International Partnership for Human Rights (IPHR) condemns the conviction of Azerbaijani journalist Afgan Mukhtarli, who was sentenced to six years in prison today, after...