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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February 18, 2013

Four men are at imminent risk of execution after their petitions for mercy were rejected. They were sentenced to death in 2004 for their involvement in a landmine explosion.

February 18, 2013

Paramilitaries calling themselves the "Black Eagles" have left a printed death threat at the home of a human rights defender in northern Colombia.

February 15, 2013

Father Alberto Franco's car was fired at on 13 February. He is the Executive Secretary of the human rights NGO Inter-Church Justice and Peace Commission

February 14, 2013

An Israeli military court extended the period of interrogation until 26 February 2013. he has reported being subjected to torture and other ill-treatment to his lawyer.

An Israeli military...