February 21, 2014

Free Yevgeniy Vitishko!

The prominent environmental activist has been sent to a penal colony to serve out a three year sentence for allegedly damaging a fence during a protest.

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April 8, 2014

Detained journalist and prisoner of conscience Lu Maw Naing is in ill-health in a Myanmar prison. He and four others are on trial in connection with their journalistic activities.

April 4, 2014

POC Liu Hua, an anti-corruption activist who exposed abuses in China’s Re-Education Through Labor (RTL) system, has been criminally detained on charges of “picking quarrels and making troubles."...

March 28, 2014

At least 5 soldiers have been arrested in connection with the disappearance of Dedek Khairudin. However, his whereabouts are still unknown and a proper investigation has yet to be initiated.

March 24, 2014
Human rights defenders in northern Sri Lanka have been detained and threatened. International pressure is needed to keep them safe and protect their rights.