UK High Court grants Julian Assange right to appeal US extradition

Recent articles in United Kingdom

Julian Assange freed after five years in high security prison

“We are hugely relieved that Julian Assange is finally free – a long overdue victory for journalism and press freedom. He never should have spent a single day deprived of his liberty for publishing information in the public interest” – RSF

UK: New government must prioritise freedom of expression

Ahead of the UK’s general election on 4 July, ARTICLE 19 outlines key policy areas for the incoming government to set free expression priorities.

Germany: British-Palestinian doctor Ghassan Abu Sittah denied Schengen entry

“Germany should immediately explain why it has denied Dr Ghassan Abu Sittah entry and imposed this far-reaching ban on a leading health professional to speak in Berlin, Paris, and The Hague about what he witnessed in Gaza” – HRW