Torture is a Crime

The release of a Senate’s report summary on CIA torture once again makes crystal clear that the US government used torture. Demand accountability!

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February 21, 2014

Iranian graduate student Hamid Babaei, serving a six-year sentence for “acting against national security by communicating with hostile governments.” His wife is also at risk of arrest.

February 18, 2014

Vitishko, a member of Environment Watch for North Caucasus was sent to serve 3 years in a penal colony. He is a Prisoner of Conscience, charged for environmental activism prior to the Sochi Olympic...

February 14, 2014

Deposed president Mohamed Morsi and five of aides will stand trial on 16 February on charges of “spying”. If convicted, they may face the death penalty. At least two men do not have access to lawye...

February 4, 2014

Paul Howell, aged 48, is due to be executed in Florida on 26 February for the murder of a police officer in 1992.