May 6, 2014

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More than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls have been kidnapped and reportedly forced to marry their captors. Urge authorities to #BringBackOurGirls!

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October 25, 2012

Karla Zelaya, a human rights defender, was abducted for three hours. She was tortured, threatened and interrogated about her work.

October 4, 2012

Three lawyers in Haiti are reporting an increase of threats and intimidation in recent months; they believe they may be targeted for their activism and criticisms against the Haitian government....

October 2, 2012

Opposition youth activist Zaur Gurbanli was detained without explanation by Azerbaijan’s Anti-Organized Crimes Unit. He was given 15 days in prison following a closed trial on the day of his arres...

September 28, 2012

Maher Fawzi al-Hamoud, was arrested on June 16, and has been held incommunicado ever since. He is believed to have previously been tortured in detention by Syrian security forces.