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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May 19, 2013
On May 6, 2012, thousands protested against Vladimir Putin's return to the presidency in Bolotnaya Square. Prisoners of conscience Vladimir Akimenkov, Artiom Saviolov and Mikhail Kosenko are currently...
May 19, 2013
Dhondup Wangchen, a Tibetan filmmaker, was sentenced on December 28 in Qinghai Province to six years' imprisonment for "inciting separatism" after a secret trial by Xining City Intermediate Court.
May 18, 2013

Prisoner of Conscience Nabeel Rajab, head of the Bahrain Centre for Human Rights, was convicted of libel and sentenced to 3 months in prison for his June 2nd tweet addressing the Prime Minister....

May 8, 2013

The Secretary General of the (UJT) Eric Topona was arrested on May 6th and sent to Am Sinene prison where detention conditions can be life-threatening.