July 5, 2013
The hunger strike is due to start on Monday 8 July in protest at authorities' failure to carry out promised reforms.
July 2, 2013
Russia, Ukraine and the Central Asian republics are colluding in the regular abduction, disappearance, unlawful transfer and torture of individuals.
June 27, 2013
United Arab Emirates state security officers have subjected detainees to systematic mistreatment, including torture, say hand-written letters from detainees smuggled out of jails.
June 26, 2013
The Syrian authorities must drop charges against five human rights activists whose "patently unfair" terror trial has been put on hold for two months.