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June 16, 2015

The appeal against Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja’s three-year prison sentence started on 15 June and was adjourned until 13 September. If the sentence is upheld, she will be a prisoner of con...

June 16, 2015

An Iraqi woman, Basima Al-Jibouri, imprisoned in Iran since 2011, is critically ill: she has been on hunger strike since 8 April. She has served four years of a five-year sentence for “espionage”,...

June 4, 2015

Ronaldo Lopez Ulep has had his espionage conviction upheld on appeal in Qatar. His life sentence was reduced to 15 years’ imprisonment; he is expected to appeal.

June 4, 2015

Anti-death penalty activist Atena Daemi has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for her peaceful activism. She has been held in Tehran’s Evin Prison since October 2014, when she was arrested. She...