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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March 22, 2012

Muhammad Yassin Al Hamwi and Shaker al-Masri have been released. They had been detained incommunicado since their arrest on 23 September 2011.

March 19, 2012

A member of a family previously targeted by paramilitaries in northern Colombia has survived an attempt on his life. His life and the lives of his relatives are at risk.

February 2, 2012

Syrian farmer Hussam Ahmed al-Nabulsi was arrested by members of the Syrian Military Intelligence on his way to work. He has been held incommunicado and subjected to torture and other ill-treatment...

February 1, 2012

Itsmania Pineda Platero, a human rights defender and blogger based in Tegucigalpa, has received death threats by phone and text message. Her life could be at risk.