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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October 28, 2013

Syrian writer Jihad As’ad Mohamed has not been heard from since 10 August, when he was arrested on his way to visit his family.

October 25, 2013

Prisoner of conscience Anas Barghouti was released on bail, and is facing trial before a military court and if convicted could be imprisoned for up to 18 months.

October 23, 2013

Qatar’s highest court has upheld the conviction and 15-year prison sentence of a poet and prisoner of conscience whose poetry was deemed offensive to the state and its ruler.

October 17, 2013

Fa’eq ‘Ali Asa’d, who has not been seen since 7 October, suffers from kidney problems and it is not clear whether he has access to medical attention.