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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July 4, 2013

Mahdi ‘Issa Mahdi Abu Deeb the former president of the Bahrain Teachers’ Association (BTA) had his request for temporary release rejected by the Court of Cassation on 1 July. He is a prisoner of co...

June 26, 2013

A 35-year-old Iraqi Kurd, Hazem Saber Ibrahim Qader, has been held incommunicado in Iraq’s Kurdistan region since 17 June, and is believed to be at risk of torture.

June 14, 2013

Fourteen women held in prison were released on 26 April, but have been told that they may be charged in the future. 20 other women continue to be held in prison, without charge or access to a lawye...

June 3, 2013

Nazrul Islam, was allegedly abducted on 12 April from his home in Bangladesh and is at risk of torture and extra-judicial execution.