Congress, Stand With Raif

The US is in a unique position to put pressure on Saudi Arabia on behalf of Raif Badawi, who was sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 public lashes for setting up a website.

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February 18, 2015
Three women have been subjected to enforced disappearance since 15 February in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). They have had no access to their family and may be at risk of torture and other ill-treat...
January 28, 2015

Egyptian national, Mos’ab Ahmed ‘Abdel-‘Aziz Ramadan was detained on 21 October 2014 after being summoned by the Preventive Security Services in Sharjah, UAE. His whereabouts remain unknown and he...

January 13, 2015

Dr Amer al-Shawa is being held in an unknown location with no access to his family or a lawyer of his choosing in conditions amounting to enforced disappearance.

December 2, 2014

Osama al-Najjar was sentenced on 25 November to three years’ imprisonment, on charges stemming from his Twitter activities defending his father. He is a prisoner of conscience.