Here is the Weekly Roundup from the CIVICUS Monitor. To learn more, visit: https://monitor.civicus.org/.
Argentina – Peaceful assembly rights undermined by police use of excessive force
Iran – Civil society calls for the immediate release of women human rights defender Atena Daemi
Burundi – Burundi’s continuing crisis takes a heavy toll on citizens’ lives and freedoms
Iraq – In conflict-ridden Iraq, six journalists killed and many injured in recent months
Fiji – Youth activist arrested during a peaceful protest
Uzbekistan – A tentative hope for human rights improvements?
Brazil – Anti-Temer protesters in Brazil injured in clashes and detained by police
Bolivia – Civil society report: Number of attacks against journalists doubled last year
Moldova – Civil society vilified for opposing electoral changes in Moldova