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August 31, 2015

Khalida Jarrar’s trial, before an Israeli military court, began on 25 August. Two witnesses for the prosecution retracted their statements, claiming the Israeli authorities had obtained them under...

August 24, 2015

The fifteen activists arrested between 20 and 24 June in Luanda, Angola remain in detention with no formal indictment since their arrest in connection with a peaceful meeting to discuss politics an...

August 13, 2015

Azerbaijani human rights defender Leyla Yunus and her husband Arif Yunus have been sentenced to eight-and-a-half and seven years in prison, respectively, on 13 August. Arif Yunus’s health has deter...

August 11, 2015

Human rights defender Paulina Muñoz Samaniego has been subjected to an intimidation campaign which she believes is related to her work with Ecuador Decide, a platform of civil society organizations...