June 1, 2015

American Torture Story

Majid Khan was tortured, including being subjected to forced rectal feeding, by US officials. Don't let them bury the truth!

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July 13, 2015

At least 24 human rights lawyers and activists have been detained or are missing in China in an unprecedented nationwide crackdown. Many more have been questioned by police and at least three law f...

July 13, 2015
José Marcos Mavungo has been held in pre-trial detention beyond the 90 days limit allowed by Angolan law. Arão Tempo who was conditionally released on 13 May needs urgent access to adequate medical ca...
July 9, 2015

Chadian activist Djeralar Miankeol has been sentenced to two years in prison and fined 100,000 Cfa francs for expressing his opinion on corrupt practices of some judicial officers in Chad during a...

July 8, 2015
The verdict is due on 26 September in the trial of human rights defender Azza Soliman and 16 others, who witnessed the killing of a poet in Cairo. They are at risk of a prison sentence of up to five y...