August 6, 2014

No Excuse for Sexual Violence

In Algeria and Tunisia, the law allows a rapist to walk free if he marries his young victim. Help repeal these harmful laws!

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September 10, 2014

Egyptian human rights organizations have been warned they face closure and criminal prosecution if they fail to register under the Law on Associations.

September 10, 2014

25 year old Ghoncheh Ghavami has been imprisoned since June 30, largely in solitary confinement, for peacefully protesting the ban on women attending Volleyball World League matches.

September 9, 2014

Maryam Al-Khawaja is the co-director of the Gulf Center for Human Rights & daughter of opposition activist Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja. She was arrested upon arrival in Bahrain on August 30.

September 5, 2014

Opposition activists Anwar Ismail & Khaled al-Junaidi disappeared within days of one another. They may be at imminent risk of torture and other ill-treatment at the hands of security forces....