The State Department is begging random Russians and Iranians for information about election interference, by spamming them with SMS messages.
They were sentenced to death for protesting the regime, but an online campaign may have forced the government to reconsider.
The Open Technology Fund has previously given money to all sorts of internet freedom projects.
Veterans of chemical warfare with Iraq have long-term respiratory ailments that make them particularly vulnerable to the coronavirus.
For weeks, the Assad government has denied Syria has any coronavirus cases, but health and humanitarian workers suspect it is already widespread.
'They're All Just Here to Die': Coronavirus Is Threatening Tens of Thousands of Egyptian Political Prisoners
The repressive Sisi government recently implemented a blanket ban on access to prisoners.
New research predicts catastrophic consequences if Iranians don't stay home, avoid crowds, and stop non-essential travel.
I breezed right through security, faster than any other time I can remember.
Iran is scrambling to control the coronavirus narrative after a prominent adviser to Supreme Leader Khamenei got infected and died.