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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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.

January 27, 2012

The whereabouts of two women employed by Iraq’s Vice-President’s Office are unknown. Amnesty International fears they are at risk of torture and ill-treatment.

January 21, 2012

Colombian trade union leaders Igor Díaz López and Aldo Raúl Amaya Daza have received telephone death threats. Their lives are in danger.