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November 25, 2015

Saudi Arabian human rights defender, Mikhlif al-Shammari, had his sentence of two years in prison and 200 lashes upheld by a court of appeal on 2 November. He is at risk of being imprisoned and flo...

November 20, 2015

On 18 November, Uzbekistani human rights defender Uktam Pardaev was charged with fraud and bribery. He is facing 10 years in prison. He is being targeted for his legitimate human rights work.

November 19, 2015

The Israeli military court rejected an appeal by Palestinian human rights defender Abdallah Abu Rahma against a four-month suspended sentence imposed on him for his peaceful participation in a demo...

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...