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January 24, 2017

With less than a week left in his term, former President Barack Obama commuted Chelsea Manning’s sentence on 17 January. While this welcome move was long overdue, the US government must now investi...

Press Release
January 18, 2017

Native American activist Leonard Peltier was denied clemency by President Obama today after more than four decades in prison.

Press Release
January 10, 2017

Saudi Arabia’s authorities have begun the year with an intensified crackdown against human rights activists dealing another heavy blow to the last vestiges of the country’s embattled civil society,...

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December 12, 2016

A nine year prison sentence against the Bahraini opposition leader, Sheikh Ali Salman, was upheld today by a Bahraini Appeal Court, after a retrial, in another blow to freedom of expression in the...

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