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March 18, 2015

Human rights defender and journalist Gerard Kuissu was released from custody on the night of 17 March, after Amnesty International issued an urgent action and met with the Colonel in charge of his...

March 17, 2015

Human rights defender Christopher Ngoyi Mutamba could face up to 20 years in prison if found guilty after participating in protests against government.

March 16, 2015

Fourteen individuals and two human rights organizations were threatened in an email sent by paramilitaries as a wave of mass death threats targeting those involved in Colombia’s peace process conti...

March 16, 2015

Turkish citizen of Palestinian origin, Dr Amer al-Shawa, was released from detention on 13 February after 135 days of enforced disappearance. He was deported to Turkey.