Cyber security bill threatens media freedom in Thailand

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Members of the National Legislative Assembly attend the first meeting at Parliament, in Bangkok,Thailand, 8 August 2014, PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL/AFP via Getty Images

Thailand: Groups say NGO law would strike severe blow to human rights

Several global groups said a draft law in Thailand threatens to muzzle civil society groups and non-government organizations.

A pro-democracy protester wearing chains around his neck makes the three-finger salute outside the Criminal Court, Bangkok, Thailand, 9 March 2021, JACK TAYLOR/AFP via Getty Images

ARTICLE 19 submits UPR report on Thailand’s state of freedom of expression

For the third time, Thailand will undergo a Universal Periodic Review (UPR). In a detailed UPR submission, ARTICLE 19 highlighted the state of freedom of expression in Thailand.

Thailand government asked to protect the right to protest

Thailand asked to uphold the right to protest of its citizens after police used water cannons and tear gas against pro-democracy protesters.