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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November 7, 2013

A victim of torture could be at risk of reprisals after being released from arbitrary detention. State authorities refuse to acknowledge his innocence and the torturers remain at large.

November 6, 2013

The son and mother of a Shanghai petitioner, Shen Yong, are under tight surveillance and at risk of torture and ill-treatment after Shen Yong was allegedly beaten to death by police in China.

October 21, 2013

Tatiana Paraskevich is in danger of extradition to Ukraine or Russia, where she will likely be transferred to Kazakhstan and at risk of torture and other ill-treatment.

October 17, 2013

Fa’eq ‘Ali Asa’d, who has not been seen since 7 October, suffers from kidney problems and it is not clear whether he has access to medical attention.