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May 19, 2015

On January 9, Saudi Arabian authorities publicly lashed Raif Badawi 50 times – the first flogging meted after Raif was sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years imprisonment in May 2014.

October 13, 2015

15 Angolan youth activists are still detained in Angola. Some of them began a hunger strike on 20 September to protest against their illegal detention. Luaty Beirão is still on hunger strike and hi...

October 13, 2015
Angolan human rights defender José Marcos Mavungo was sentenced to six-years in prison on 14 September, on charges of ‘rebellion’, a crime against the security of the state. He has been in detention s...
October 9, 2015

Two Palestinian refugees coming from Syria, Ali Fares and Mohammed Fares, and Syrian refugee Abdalsalam Sakal, have been detained in Turkey since 22 September and are facing deportation. If deporte...