Stories from 6 January 2021
'Nearly 20,000 Salvadorans were killed from 2014 to 2017. That’s more violent deaths than in several countries that were at war during those years, such as Libya, Somalia and Ukraine.'
A number of pro-democracy organizations and media outlets also received court orders directing them to hand in documents related to police investigations.
In Jordan, recent detentions of journalists and activists in 2020 bear the hallmarks of a police state.