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Human rights defenders under attack

In an intervention jointly addressed to the President and Minister of Justice of the Republic of Peru, the ICJ condemned the recently reported attack and threats made by supporters of ex-President Fujimori against human rights lawyer Gloria Cano and the Asociación Pro Derechos Humanos. (more…)

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High Court judge arrested in Zimbabwe

In an intervention to President Mugabe, the ICJ’s Centre for the Independence of Judges and Lawyers expresses alarm at the arrest of High Court Justice Benjamin Paradza for allegedly obstructing the course of justice. (more…)

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Iranian lawyers jailed after unfair trials

In an intervention addressed to H.E. President Sayed Mohammad Khatami, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the ICJ’s Centre for the Independence of Judges and Lawyers condemns the recent imprisonment of Iranian lawyers Mohammad-Ali Dadkhah and Soltani. (more…)

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