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The wife and brother of an opposition party leader in Equatorial Guinea were arrested in the
capital Malabo in the early hours of 20 May.
Medical student Sameeh Bahrah, aged 26, has been held incommunicado at an unknown
location, since his arrest on 30 April 2013. His father Bassam Bahrah is also missing.
There are increased concerns for the well-being of prominent Syrian human rights lawyer Khalil Ma’touq after the state denied holding him.