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July 17, 2015

Two activists for the rights of Iran’s Azerbaijani Turkish minority have been sentenced to 10 years in prison for allegedly burning the flag of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Amnesty International f...

July 13, 2015
José Marcos Mavungo has been held in pre-trial detention beyond the 90 days limit allowed by Angolan law. Arão Tempo who was conditionally released on 13 May needs urgent access to adequate medical ca...
July 8, 2015
The verdict is due on 26 September in the trial of human rights defender Azza Soliman and 16 others, who witnessed the killing of a poet in Cairo. They are at risk of a prison sentence of up to five y...
July 7, 2015

The President of the Brazilian House of Representatives called for a new vote on a proposal to reduce the age at which children can be tried as adults from 18 to 16 years, despite the proposal bein...