18 - 25 September 2013
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Angola
Angolan police brutalise and arrest protesters, journalists over public demonstration
Human Rights Watch
On 19 September, police arrested 22 protesters near Independence Square in Luanda. The next day, three journalists trying to interview newly freed protesters were themselves arrested, threatened, and beaten by the police.
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A billboard with the face of Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos, who some protesters have referred to as a
A billboard with the face of Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos, who some protesters have referred to as a "nasty dictator."
 
International
Discussion of online surveillance at UN Human Rights Council veers in dangerous direction
Privacy International
 
Americas | United States
Dear Playboy: Don't abuse trademark law to silence critics
Electronic Frontier Foundation
 
Asia and Pacific | Cambodia
Cambodia's government and donors urged to act to prevent escalation of violence
Cambodian Center for Human Rights
 
Europe and Central Asia | Azerbaijan
Azeri government cracks down on civil society ahead of presidential elections
Human Rights Watch
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Middle East and North Africa | Morocco
Morocco urged to release editor arrested for reporting on Al-Qaeda video
Committee to Protect Journalists
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