freedom of assembly


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the right to peaceably assemble and to petition the government for redress of grievances

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It is a dangerous sign that the first piece of legislation regulating rights and freedoms passed since the ousting of Mohamed Morsi curtails freedom of assembly and treats peaceful protesters like criminals," said Hassiba Hadj Sahraoui, Middle East and North Africa deputy director at Amnesty International.
We underline the need to respect fundamental freedoms, including freedom of assembly and expression," said the statement, made in the name of all ambassadors who attended the meeting.
The appeal noted the importance of assistance in providing democratic freedoms, including freedom of assembly, expression,
He also indicated that "this requires that Human rights and principles of the rule of law, particularly freedom of expression, freedom of assembly and freedom of the press be respected and protected.
The Ombudsman of the Kyrgyz Republic is a shining example, having taken a proactive role in issues such as freedom of assembly, the prevention of torture, domestic violence and social and ethnic discrimination.
The European Parliament adopted, on 29 November, a resolution on the current situation in Georgia, calling on the authorities in Tbilisi to "respect the principle of freedom of expression, including freedom of assembly and freedom of the media" and to investigate violations of human rights and the freedom of the media in the past few weeks.
They will seek protection under clauses relating to private and family life and freedom of assembly.
Hip-Hop Summit Action Network, from its inception, has always fought to protect the rights of freedom of speech and freedom of assembly, fundamental to the First Amendment of the United States Constitution.
The statement added that Ban "stresses the importance of respect for freedom of assembly and expression, as well as commitment to non-violence.
The international human rights watchdog organisation said in a statement released on Wednesday that the draft law could "severely restrict" political parties' and non-governmental organisations' freedom of assembly.
In order to ensure that democracy continues to develop in Egypt which the Egyptian transitional government themselves are highlighting as important there must be respect for fundamental democratic principles such as the freedom of expression, freedom of assembly and freedom of association.
In response to the Turkish failure to protect freedom of speech and freedom of assembly when handling the anti-government protests, the European Union postponed a meeting with Ankara to open a negotiating chapter as part of Turkey's EU bid from June 26 to some time in October.
violations of the freedom of assembly and association.
He called on the Kyrgyz authorities to reconsider the law in order to secure conditions permitting the exercise of freedom of assembly in line with international standards.
Freedom of expression and freedom of assembly are very important values to which Russia has signed up" as a member of the United Nations and other bodies, said Christiane Hohmann, the Commission's spokesperson for external relations.
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