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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August 12, 2014

Intigam Aliev, a prominent Azerbaijani human rights defender, has been placed on three months’ pre-trial detention on trumped up charges. Amnesty International considers him a prisoner of conscienc...

August 11, 2014

Thousands of Afghan civilians have been killed or injured by US forces since the 2001 US-led military invasion, but victims and their families have little chance of justice. Evidence of possible...

August 11, 2014

Former presidential aide Khaled al-Qazzaz, detained without charge for over a year, is in failing health and requires surgery. The Egyptian authorities are denying him adequate medical care.

August 11, 2014

A man associated with the “red-shirt” movement in Thailand has been subjected to enforced disappearance and is at risk of torture. Authorities have refused to provide information about his whereabo...