Plus: Philippine president shutters country's biggest broadcaster; adding insult to injury for press freedom to Burundi; Egypt doubles down on repression; war and Covid in Libya; a ban on female genital mutilation in Sudan; and Brazil's president… Read more
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Stopping the authoritarian rot in Europe; lockdown arrests and abuses surge in Rwanda; update from the Syria torture trial in Germany; HRW advice for International Monetary Fund and World Bank; will The Netherlands show solidarity with the most… Read more
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