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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November 25, 2014

11 demonstrators are at risk of an unfair judicial process. All have reported ill-treatment and have been transferred to high-security prisons which impose serious limitations on their ability to...

November 24, 2014

Aleksandr Minchenok disappeared on 21 July after being “arrested” by pro-Kyiv forces while travelling in eastern Ukraine. His parents, who have not heard from him since July, fear for his life.

November 20, 2014

She was released on 19 November after more than a month in detention for ripping up a picture of the King in court. The verdict in this case is expected on 4 December.

November 20, 2014

Sam Mugumya is detained incommunicado by the army in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Ugandan government have accused him of planning a rebellion against them. He is at risk of torture.