The classifications are based on the classifications and ratings from the Freedom on the Net reports by Freedom House supplemented with information from the Open Net Initiative (ONI), Reporters Without Borders (RWB), and the Country Reports on Human Rights Practices by the U. State Department Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor.A country is classified as engaged in pervasive censorship or surveillance when it often censors political, social, and other content, is engaged in mass surveillance of the Internet, and retaliates against citizens who circumvent censorship or surveillance with imprisonment or other sanctions.Freedom House has produced five editions of its report Freedom on the Net.
Through 2010 the Open Net Initiative had documented Internet filtering by governments in over forty countries worldwide.
The level of filtering was classified in 26 countries in 2007 and in 25 countries in 2009.
At the time the Internet in most of these countries was a relatively open and unconstrained space for free expression, but the countries also typically featured a repressive environment for traditional media and had recently considered or introduced legislation that would negatively affect Internet freedom.
Due to legal concerns the Open Net Initiative does not check for filtering of child pornography and because their classifications focus on technical filtering, they do not include other types of censorship.
Do whatever it takes to get this resolved - and I mean whatever it takes'By finding ever cheaper places to source their ammunition, the commission for AEY went up from nine per cent in the original contract to 25 per cent - enough to earn them $85million in profit on the whole contract.
Podrizki was inspecting the shipment and called Miami to say that he had discovered the ammunition was actually from China, which has been banned from supplying the US military since the Tiananmen Square massacre in 1989.
Results are presented for three areas: The results from the three areas are combined into a total score for a country (from 0 for best to 100 for worst) and countries are rated as "free" (0 to 30), "partly free" (31 to 60), or "not free" (61 to 100) based on the totals.
In addition the 2012 report identified seven countries that were at particular risk of suffering setbacks related to Internet freedom in late 2012 and in 2013: Azerbaijan, Libya, Malaysia, Pakistan, Rwanda, Russia, and Sri Lanka.
The two men made new business friends with the help of Henri Thomet, a well-connected Swiss arms dealer who had been accused of smuggling arms from the United States to Zimbabwe by Amnesty International in a breach of UN sanctions.
Diveroli saw himself as a real life Lord of War, the film starring Nicolas Cage based on Viktor Bout, the notorious arms dealer, according to the book 'Arms and the Dudes: How Three Stoners from Miami Beach Became the Most Unlikely Gunrunners in History' by investigative journalist Guy Lawson'I didn't know anything about the situation in that part of the world.
Diveroli's father was a domestic arms dealer in the United States, and he decided at a young age he wanted to follow his father's footsteps.