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Jailed in Turkey; Online Onslaught in Russia: HRW Daily Brief | HRW

A Turkish court has ruled that six human rights activists, including Amnesty International’s Turkey director, are to remain in custody pending trial. The six are being accused of aiding a terror group, charges Human Rights Watch and others have found to be “arbitrary and unfounded”. Five international organizations have urged Turkey to release the activists.

Source: Jailed in Turkey; Online Onslaught in Russia: HRW Daily Brief (with images, tweets) · HRW · Storify

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