June 1, 2015

American Torture Story

Majid Khan was tortured, including being subjected to forced rectal feeding, by US officials. Don't let them bury the truth!

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June 15, 2015

Human rights lawyer Mahienour El-Massry and two others have been sentenced to 15 months in jail on trumped-up charges. Mahienour El-Massry is a prisoner of conscience detained solely for exercising...

June 15, 2015

Former Kuwaiti MP Musallam al-Barrak was arrested on 13 June to serve a two-year prison sentence on charges relating to a speech he had made in October 2012. He is a prisoner of conscience.

June 10, 2015

Belarusian prisoner of conscience Yury Rubtsou has had his prison sentence extended to two years for “refusing to work” in a penal colony. He was originally sentenced for wearing a T-shirt that cal...

June 10, 2015

Atena Farghadani, a 28-year-old artist, has been sentenced to twelve years and nine months in prison for drawing a cartoon depicting members of Iran's parliament with animal heads.