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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June 13, 2014

On 8 June Mansur Mingelov ended a hunger strike that lasted almost three weeks. However, there is no indication of a retrial in line with international fair trial standards in his case.

June 12, 2014

Leading activist Alaa Abd El Fattah and 24 other men were sentenced on 11 June to 15 years’
imprisonment and a fine of 100,000 Egyptian pounds (US$13,900) for taking part in a peaceful
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June 12, 2014

At least 10 prisoners of conscience are being ill-treated in al-Razeen Prison in UAE with conditions of the prison worsening. Amnesty International fears their mental and physical health is at risk...

May 26, 2014

Arbitrary detentions and sweeping restrictions continue throughout Thailand following the imposition of martial law on 20 May. Authorities are initiating prosecutions of civilians in military court...