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Moroccan rapper Mohamed Mounir, widely known as Gnawi, was arrested this month and will soon appear in court after releasing a song criticizing the Moroccan monarchy: https://bbc.in/2pqbFis via @BBC. Learn how PEN America protects artistic expression: https://bit.ly/33SzXjY.
Rights groups and the U.S. Embassy on Thursday called for the Cambodian government to drop charges against Uon Chhin and Yeang Sothearin, two former Radio Free Asia journalists arrested in 2017 amidst a government crackdown on opposition: https://bit.ly/2Qo3oXw via @VOANews.
British police are launching a widespread operation to keep election candidates safe from attacks and abuse amid rising concern about the dangers they face when they speak out against issues: https://bit.ly/2KpnCfn via @guardian.