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23 June 2020

Kyrgyzstan: New internet bill would give authorities power to restrict access to websites, oblige internet providers to store data on customers

Author: Ayzirek Imanaliyeva, Eurasianet (USA)

Kyrgyzstan: Plagiarized internet gagging bill getting easy ride through parliament, 20 June 2020...

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23 June 2020
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Author: Notre temps

"Un logiciel d'espionnage israélien utilisé contre un journaliste (Amnesty)", 22 Juin 2020 ...

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14 June 2020

China: Apple reportedly removes two podcast apps from Chinese app store following censorship demands

Author: Guardian (UK)

“Apple removes two podcast apps from China store after censorship demands”, 12 June 2020...

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14 June 2020

USA: Twitter removes 23,750 Chinese-linked accounts to combat disinformation campaigns

Author: South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)

“Twitter removes 23,750 China-linked accounts for spreading disinformation”, 12 June 2020...

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13 June 2020

USA: Zoom admits suspending human rights activists' accounts at China's behest

Author: The Guardian (UK)

“Zoom admits cutting off activists' accounts in obedience to China”, 12 June 2020...

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25 May 2020

Russia: Media regulator asks Google to block article questioning COVID-19 death toll

Author: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (Czechia)

Russia's Media Regulator Asks Google To Block Article Questioning Coronavirus Death Toll, 15 May 2020...

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20 May 2020

Telia Company shares Covid-19-related data requests received & its response as part of commitment to transparency, privacy & freedom of expression

Author: Telia Company

"Freedom of expression and the right to privacy in times of COVID-19 - information on unconventional requests (March-April 2020)"...

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18 May 2020

Facebook releases findings of independent human rights impact assessments of the role of its services in Sri Lanka, Indonesia & Cambodia

Facebook has released the findings of three independent human rights impact assessments it commissioned in 2018 that examined the degree to which its platforms did or did not contribute to adverse human rights impacts in Sri Lanka, Indonesia and...

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28 April 2020

UN Special Rapporteur calls for robust & transparent public oversight of surveillance companies seeking entrance into COVID-19 surveillance field

Author: David Kaye, UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion & protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression

“Disease pandemics and the freedom of opinion and expression, Report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression”, 23 April 2020...

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14 April 2020

Covid-19: UN Special Rapporteur on the right to peaceful assembly & association condemns restrictions on civil society organizations

Author: Clément Nyaletsossi Voule, UN Special Rapporteur on the right to peaceful assembly and association, OHCHR

“States responses to Covid 19 threat should not halt freedoms of assembly and association”, 14 April 2020...

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