Latest video release about Coronavirus. Watch this “Are autocrats using the coronavirus to usher in a new age of authoritarianism? | Conflict Zone” video below:
Ken Roth, the Executive Director of Human Rights Watch, has warned some measures touted as necessary to fight the pandemic not only undermine basic freedoms – they can pose a danger to health as well.
“When autocrats censor or grab power or take various other steps that are antithetical to human rights, it actually puts us in a worse place in public health terms,” he said.
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