February 21, 2014

Free Yevgeniy Vitishko!

The prominent environmental activist has been sent to a penal colony to serve out a three year sentence for allegedly damaging a fence during a protest.

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July 25, 2013

Colombian trade union leader Hector Sanchez received a death threat on 16 July. In a separate incident, information was stolen from an NGO in the capital, Bogota.

July 19, 2013

Activists of Kouraj, a group working for the rights of the Haitian lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people, are receiving threats.

July 18, 2013

A Mexican human rights defender received a phone call threatening him and his family at his home on 10 July.

July 11, 2013

Prisoner of conscience Mohammed Saleh al-Bajady, who had been held incommunicado since 19 September 2012, was finally granted a family visit on 7 July. He had been on hunger strike for over nine mo...