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European Union Member States Censorship and Freedom of Expression

Joint Letter from Civil Society Organisations to EU Governments. Article 7(1) TEU Hearing on the Rule of Law, Democracy and Fundamental Rights in Hungary

Letter ahead of the EU General Affairs Council’s meeting on 23 May 2022, on the situation of the rule of law and other Article 2 TEU values in Hungary. The hearing takes place at a time when the importance of the rule of law, democracy and fundamental rights across Europe is in ever sharper focus....
Human Rights Defenders and Activists

Osman Kavala: Taking injustice personally

by Nils Muižnieks, Europe Director, Amnesty International This opinion piece was originally published in the EU Observer At its London headquarters, Amnesty International has a large sign emblazoned in a hallway encouraging you to “Take Injustice Personally”. For activists, this means not becoming...
European Union Member States

NGO communication under Rule 9(2) of the Rules of the Committee of Ministers concerning the execution of the judgment of the ECHR in the case of Baka v. Hungary (Application no. 20261/12)

Amnesty International Hungary and the Hungarian Helsinki Committee hereby respectfully submittheir joint observations and recommendations under Rule 9(2) of the “Rules of the Committee ofMinisters for the supervision of the execution of judgments and of the terms of friendly settlements”regarding...