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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October 23, 2012

Mortar shell survivor Osama al-Habaly has been held incommunicado since his arrest, reportedly by Syrian Military Intelligence. Sources claim he has been tortured, despite life-threatening injuries...

October 19, 2012

Yahia Ka’ake and Badr Ka’ake have been subject to enforced disappearance after arrest at Syrian army checkpoints. Two of their brothers have already been killed by security forces.

September 28, 2012

Maher Fawzi al-Hamoud, was arrested on June 16, and has been held incommunicado ever since. He is believed to have previously been tortured in detention by Syrian security forces.

September 18, 2012

Bassel Khartabil has been detained since his arrest in March. He is thought to have been referred to a Military Field Court, which does not allow the rights to defense or to appeals to verdicts and...