Congress, Stand With Raif

The US is in a unique position to put pressure on Saudi Arabia on behalf of Raif Badawi, who was sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 public lashes for setting up a website.

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February 28, 2014

Siveen Juma Kindi, a Kurdish postal worker in Syria, was subjected to enforced disappearance in the northern city of Qamishly, on 13 March 2012. He has not been heard from since then.

February 21, 2014

Iranian graduate student Hamid Babaei, serving a six-year sentence for “acting against national security by communicating with hostile governments.” His wife is also at risk of arrest.

February 21, 2014

Ernest Suggs was convicted of murder on circumstantial evidence and unreliable testimony. He has exhausted his appeals and is seeking executive clemency. If denied, his execution date will be set....

February 18, 2014

Vitishko, a member of Environment Watch for North Caucasus was sent to serve 3 years in a penal colony. He is a Prisoner of Conscience, charged for environmental activism prior to the Sochi Olympic...