India: two media workers, wife arrested on false charge for reporting COVID-19-related corruption
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India: threats against media worker investigating factory pollution
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Vietnam: family of detained political prisoner prevented from leaving home, beaten, arrested
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China: pro-democracy defender surveilled after serving the jail term (Update)
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Afghanistan: staff of National Human Rights Commission killed
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Kazakhstan: two community-based defenders detained for peacefully advocating for their relatives
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Philippines: 18 LGBTIQ rights defenders, including NGO workers, arrested during a peaceful march
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Malaysia: media worker questioned, investigated for reporting the findings of fatal hospital fire incident
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Indonesia: three students beaten for protesting against government shortcomings on illegal mining sites
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China: 14 pepper sprayed by police, arrested for protesting against looming national security law
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China: pro-democracy defender held in pre-detention is handed down 4-years jail term on catch-all charge
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Afghanistan: media director summoned for reporting alleged illegal smuggling of medical equipment to counter COVID-19
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China: three detained NGO workers formally indicted (Update)
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Indonesia: LGBTI media association webinar interrupted by YouTube while live broadcasting
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Vietnam: four land righs defenders detained, their houses violently raided
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Thailand: WHRD receives online death threat ahead of a webinar
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China: human rights lawyer tried for subversion after over a year of pre-trial detention
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Philippines: media worker, NGO staff arrested on false charges are denied proper legal defence during the trial (Update)
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Vietnam: detained blogger handed down harsh sentence over social media posting (Update)
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Maldives: women's rights NGO victim of online harassment
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Kazakhstan: pro-democracy defender sentenced to three-years restricted freedom for criticising Government handling of COVID pandemic (Update)
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Cambodia: six environmental defenfers prevented to stage a demonstration to raise awareness on protected area
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Philippines: NGO worker victim of online red-tagging after organising a rally against the Anti-Terrorism Law
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China: detained pro-democracy defender is formally arrested, his whereabouts remain unknown (Update)
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Myanmar: six HRDs charged under catch-all provision for a peaceful mob
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Pakistan: two media workers temporarily abducted, tortured for reporting poor conditions of a quarantine center
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China: missing lawyer-turned-citizen journalist is detained, formally indicted on vague charges (Update)
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India: media worker reporting on land expropriations linked to sand mafia is gunned down
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Cambodia: pro-democacy defender convicted to two-year imprisonment in absentia (Update)
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China: detained human rights lawyer secretely convicted to four-year jail term (Update)
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Indonesia: seven detained Papuan defenders sentenced to improsonment on treason charge for their role in 2019 protests
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Thailand: student charged under violation of COVID-19 regulation for organising a rally
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Indonesia: two indigenous rights defenders convicted on false accusation (Update)
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Philippines: Maria Ressa and former Rappler reporter found guilty of cyberlibel (Update)
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India: executive director of media outlet charged for reporting Government's shortcomings on COVID-19
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Philippines: NGO worker goes missing
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Vietnam: independent journalist critical of the Government arrested
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Philippines: 14 students face physical violence, temporary arrest for protesting against the anti-terror bill
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Cambodia: monk and environmental defender investigated under sexual misconduct allegations, police conduct house search (Update)
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China: 13 NGO staff summoned by the police for allegedly organising unauthorised assembly in Hong Kong
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Indonesia: two students intimidated, doxxed ahead of online discussion on Papua
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Kazakhstan: women demanding financial support forcibly quarantined
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China: two media workers charged with riot for reporting Hong Kong protest a year before
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Pakistan: WHRD and academic victim of online smear campaign
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Nepal: media worker threatened, arrested for covering farmers' issue
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Kazakhstan: 12 detained for calling on the EU to take action for Kazakh people
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Nepal: police use water cannons, batons against over 150 people protesting Government hanling of the pandemic, 8 taken into custody
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Thailand: group of students arrested for demonstrating against the alleged abduction of an anti-Government dissident in Cambodia
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Sri Lanka: police raids home of a prominent journalist, seizes her laptop
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Sri Lanka: human rights lawyer temporarily detained for inquiring into the arrest of protesters
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Kazakhstan: over 100 detained in different cities for staging simultaneous rallies demanding democratic reforms
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Philippines: eight including minors chased down and arrested for protesting against the anti-terrorism bill
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China: two ethnic Mongolian herders and community-based defenders sentenced to jail for protesting against Government land-grabbing
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India: around 150 arrested for staging a peaceful demonstration on World Environment Day
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Cambodia: media worker summoned after covering a land grabbing case
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Cambodia: 18 environmental defenders prevented to stage an event by local authorities
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Malaysia: five labour rights defenders temporarily arrested, charged for peacefully protesting
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Cambodia: NGO worker temporarily arrested, prevented from reporting workers' protest
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Cambodia: award-winner monk and environmental defender victim of online harassment and false accusation via social media
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Kyrgyzstan: prominent HRD interrogated, arrested on spurious charges
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