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Victory
June 5, 2012

Syrian human rights lawyer Abdullah al-Khalil, who represents political prisoners and prisoners of conscience, was released on 28 March after being detained and possibly beaten.

Report
June 5, 2012

This report calls for an end to Israel’s practice of holding Palestinian prisoners for long periods, without charge or trial.

News
June 1, 2012
Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak has been sentenced to life imprisonment for complicity in the killing of protesters last year.
Victory
May 31, 2012

A lower court ordered Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja to be released after paying a fine along with fellow activist Ma’suma Sayyid Sharaf on 29 May.

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