February 21, 2014

Free Yevgeniy Vitishko!

The prominent environmental activist has been sent to a penal colony to serve out a three year sentence for allegedly damaging a fence during a protest.

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March 28, 2014

The trial of two Bahraini women protesters resumed on 25 March. They told the court they had been tortured but allegations have been ignored.

March 27, 2014
Mozambique's authorities have publicly agreed to strike down the proposed article which would have enabled rapists to escape prosecution by marrying their victims, however, serious flaws remain in the...
March 27, 2014

A leader of the peasant farmers of El Tamarindo receives a death threat. A few days before, several armed men attacked and threatened the community following the forced eviction of 43 families.

March 27, 2014

A court ordered the release on bail of Alaa Abdel Fattah and Ahmed Abdel Rahman on 23 March. However, they still face trial for breaking Egypt’s repressive protest law, along with 23 other men.