[state] repression of dissent

Un an après le soulèvement de la population et en particulier des jeunes en Kabylie, le bilan est lourd.
: Former member of the Jordanian Parliament Toujan al-Faisal was arrested Saturday, March 16, 2002 following her recent public criticism of the Jordanian government.
Basic rights violated in secret detentions.
Sri Lankans went to the polls on the 5th of December to elect its 12th Parliament barely a year after parliamentary elections were held in October 2000.
Members of the San Francisco vigil of Women in Black are being investigated by the FBI.
A French human rights organisation says the Tunisian activist, Sihem Bensedrine, has been attacked by police just a week after she was freed from jail.
Mehrangiz Kar, journalist and Iranian women's rights activist, who was jailed in April 2000 for her writings and speeches on women's rights, was allowed to leave Iran for medical treatment for breast cancer in autumn 2001.
17 human rights activists imprisoned after secret trials.
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