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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December 4, 2013

Khaled Khalifa Mahmud, was sentenced to death in October 2009. His confession that was allegedly obtained under torture, he is at imminent risk of execution in Iraq.

December 4, 2013

Canadian-Iranian national Hamid Ghassemi-Shall, who had been sentenced to death in Iran in 2008, was released on 23 September after spending over five years in prison.

December 2, 2013

A member of the Islamic Renaissance Party in Tajikistan, has been arbitrarily detained . He is at risk of torture and ill-treatment.

December 2, 2013
Beaten and arrested under new protest law (UA 322/13)

On 26 November, at least 24 are prisoners of conscience were detained solely for peacefully exercising their right to freedom of assembly.