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At least 80 human rights defenders received death threats by email on or just prior to Colombia’s Human Rights Day on 9 September. Paramilitaries declared them a military target.
Egyptian human rights organizations have been warned they face closure and criminal prosecution if they fail to register under the Law on Associations.
25 year old Ghoncheh Ghavami has been imprisoned since June 30, largely in solitary confinement, for peacefully protesting the ban on women attending Volleyball World League matches.
Opposition activists Anwar Ismail & Khaled al-Junaidi disappeared within days of one another. They may be at imminent risk of torture and other ill-treatment at the hands of security forces....