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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May 4, 2012

Ghassan Mustafa Ma’lul and Ahmad Mustafa Ma’lul were arrested at a checkpoint at al-Rabikh, near Saraqeb, in northern Syria on 20 November 2011 and have been held in incommunicado detention since....

April 5, 2012

A Syrian man, aged 70, has been held incommunicado since 19 March, reportedly by Air Force Intelligence. He is believed to be detained in relation to his son’s pro-reform activities.

March 22, 2012

Muhammad Yassin Al Hamwi and Shaker al-Masri have been released. They had been detained incommunicado since their arrest on 23 September 2011.

February 2, 2012

Syrian farmer Hussam Ahmed al-Nabulsi was arrested by members of the Syrian Military Intelligence on his way to work. He has been held incommunicado and subjected to torture and other ill-treatment...