Poverty and public security are key human rights concerns for Jamaicans. In 2005, 63 people were killed for every 100,000 people. Last year, over 1500 homicides were reported.
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Egypt: Do Not Challenge Acquittal of Witnesses to Killing (UA 80/15)
Prominent women’s human rights defender Azza Soliman is due in court on 4 July, along with 16 others who witnessed the police killing of a left-wing activist. All risk up to five years’ imprisonment and a fine of up to 50,000 Egyptian pounds.