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July 11, 2012

Mohammad Sadiq Kabudvand has been on hunger strike since 26 May in protest at being denied permission to visit his sick son in hospital.

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July 10, 2012
Prominent human rights activist and prisoner of conscience Nabeel Rajab receives three-month prison sentence on charges of libel.
News
July 9, 2012
At least three people were killed and one left on a life-support machine when security forces opened fire on a peaceful demonstration in the city of Aden.
Press Release
July 5, 2012

Members of a baying mob who lynched a man accused of breaching Pakistan's blasphemy laws must urgently be brought to justice.

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