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Qatar’s highest court has upheld the conviction and 15-year prison sentence of a poet and prisoner of conscience whose poetry was deemed offensive to the state and its ruler.
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.
Yang Maodonga has been arbitrary detained for more than 65 days and is at risk of torture and other ill-treatment.
Clara Nsegue Eyí was released from detention after being held since 26 June. During her detention she did not receive medical treatment for a tumor requiring urgent attention.