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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August 11, 2014

Former presidential aide Khaled al-Qazzaz, detained without charge for over a year, is in failing health and requires surgery. The Egyptian authorities are denying him adequate medical care.

August 11, 2014

A man associated with the “red-shirt” movement in Thailand has been subjected to enforced disappearance and is at risk of torture. Authorities have refused to provide information about his whereabo...

August 11, 2014

On 8 August two Papuan students were detained for their peaceful political activism in Indonesia’s West Papua province. They are believed to have been tortured or otherwise ill-treated by police....

August 11, 2014

At least nine people were killed after repeated Military Police operations in the community of Acari, in Rio de Janeiro, in a period of 20 days after the World Cup ended.