RSF calls for charges against Assange to be dropped as US issues new superseding indictment
Recent articles in United Kingdom

After a highly criticised trial based on forced confessions, the country’s highest court upholds death sentences for tortured pro-democracy activists Mohamed Ramadhan and Husain Moosa.

In the run-up to the resumption of Wikileaks publisher Julian Assange’s US extradition trial in September, and to mark his birthday on 3rd July, Reporters Without Borders has worked with The Courage Foundation on this open letter to the UK government detailing extensive concerns about his treatment and continued persecution. We call on the UK government to uphold its commitment to press freedom in its own country.

“Reports that the government might abandon plans to reform the Gender Recognition Act and that it might explicitly exclude transgender women from ‘women-only’ spaces would undermine the UK’s leadership on LGBTQI+ issues globally.”