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November 18, 2015

A discriminatory bill in Iran, that undermines women’s right to decide freely whether and when to marry, divorce and have children, and further entrenches domestic violence as a private “family mat...

November 17, 2015

Azerbaijani prisoner of conscience Arif Yunus was released from jail on 12 November on medical grounds, pending an appeal hearing in the criminal case against him. His wife, prisoner of conscience...

October 29, 2015

Iranian human rights defender Narges Mohammadi’s trial on national security-related charges will begin on 6 October in Tehran. She is still being denied the specialized medical care she requires. S...

October 29, 2015
An appeal court has upheld the acquittal of women’s human rights defender Azza Soliman and 16 others who witnessed the killing of Egyptian activist Shaimaa Al-Sabbagh.