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UAE: Attacks and Smear Campaign against prominent human rights defender Ahmed Mansoor
Gulf Center for Human Rights, 10/5
Professors and students say higher education reforms a threat to academic freedom
Louise Brown, Toronto Star, 10/4
Syria: Prominent Human Rights Lawyer Abducted
Human Rights Watch, 10/4