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A migrant of Afro-descendant origin has been in prison in Mexico since 2009. He was tortured to falsely implicate himself. Amnesty International considers him a prisoner of conscience.
Chechen detainee Timur Tangiyev attempted suicide on 15 July to demand justice and complain at ill-treatment.
Civil society activist Ruslan Kutaev has been sentenced to four years imprisonment following an unfair trial in Russia.
153 Sri Lankan asylum-seekers, detained by the Australian government, are at risk of being forcibly returned to Sri Lanka, where they could face serious human rights violations.