Zimbabwe Among African Countries Using COVID-19 to Crack Down on Journalists, Report Finds | Voice of America

HARARE - A new Human Rights Watch reports chronicles how more than 20 African governments are using the COVID-19 pandemic to clamp down on freedom of the media.  The report…

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New Report Details How Countries Target Exiles, Diaspora to Quell Dissent | Voice of America

The pro-democracy group Freedom House has released a report detailing how countries such as China, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Russia, and Turkey systematically employ violence and intimidation against exiles and…

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UK sells arms to nearly 80% of countries under restrictions, says report | Arms trade

British ministers and officials have approved the sale of arms to nearly four-fifths of countries subject to arms embargos, trade sanctions or other restrictions over the past five years, according…

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Nigerians Laud Biden Reversal of Trump’s Travel Ban on Muslim, African Countries | Voice of America

ABUJA - Abuja resident Joseph Abba wished to honeymoon with his wife in the United States after their wedding in 2018. He readied their documents and applied for a visa…

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