October 27, 2011
An Iranian actress sentenced for appearing in a film without a headscarf has been released, but several filmmakers remain in prison.
October 17, 2011
Five activists being held after a peaceful protest in Malawi's capital are prisoners of conscience.
October 14, 2011
Three prisoners of conscience for whom Amnesty International has campaigned for years have been released.
October 13, 2011
Maikel Nabil Sanad, a 26-year-old blogger, is due to face a second military trial over charges related to his writings.