In Memory of Michael Brown

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June 8, 2015

Vietnamese blogger Ta Phong Tan, serving a 10-year prison sentence, has been on hunger strike since 13 May in protest of her harsh treatment by prison guards. She is reported to be weak and in poor...

June 4, 2015

Uzbekistani human rights defender Elena Urlaeva was detained by police officers on 31 May and subjected to torture, sexual violence and humiliation to force her to surrender her camera’s memory car...

June 3, 2015

Thousands of refugees and migrants remain at risk in seas around Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia. Those who have landed in Malaysia and Indonesia are at risk of detention and unlawful return.

June 2, 2015

Writer Htin Lin Oo has been sentenced to two years in prison for “insulting religion” after he made a speech criticizing the use of Buddhism to promote discriminatory and extremist views. He is a p...