IFEX Regional Briefs

Police use a water canon during clashes with protesters over a proposed constitutional amendment in Asunción, Paraguay, AP Photo/Jorge Saenz

A faltering continent

A roundup of key free expression news in the Americas, based on IFEX member reports.

A girl holds a placard that reads: 'NO, we are here, we are not going anywhere', during a protest by supporters of the 'NO' vote against the referendum outcome, in Istanbul, 21 April 2017, AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis

The cruellest month

A roundup of key free expression news in Europe and Central Asia, based on IFEX member reports.

Law enforcement officers detain a participant of a rally, denouncing the new tax on those not in full-time employment, in Minsk, Belarus, 25 March 2017, REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Europe’s March Madness

A roundup of key free expression news in Europe and Central Asia, based on IFEX member reports.

Screenshot from a music video by Spanish rapper Valtónyc, who was convicted in February for "glorifying terrorism" in his rap lyrics, YouTube/La TuerKa Rap - Valtónyc. (NO AL BORBÓ)

Europe and Central Asia round-up: February 2017

A roundup of key free expression news in Europe and Central Asia, based on IFEX member reports.

A protester wearing a Guy Fawkes mask attends a demonstration in solidarity with whistleblowers in Berlin, 27 July 2013, REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

Monthly round-up: Law stifles whistleblowers in Germany, NGOs targeted in Hungary & more

A roundup of key free expression news in Europe and Central Asia, based on IFEX member reports.