Torture is a Crime

The release of a Senate’s report summary on CIA torture once again makes crystal clear that the US government used torture. Demand accountability!

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November 19, 2014

Mirsobir Khamidkariev was sentenced to eight years’ imprisonment on extremism charges following an unfair trial. There are credible allegations that he was tortured in detention.

November 14, 2014

Human rights defender Intigam Aliev's health is rapidly deteriorating due to a lack of adequate medical care in the detention facility. Authorities have removed 4 of the 5 lawyers working on his ca...

November 14, 2014

A separatist armed group fighting government forces in eastern Ukraine published a YouTube video which shows a public gathering voting by show of hands to put to death one alleged rapist and sent a...

November 13, 2014

The forced eviction of an informal settlement near Bobigny, on the outskirts of Paris, has left about 180 people homeless.