August 31, 2011
A 14-year boy has died after being hit by a tear gas canister thrown by riot police during a protest, a Bahraini human rights group says.
August 24, 2011
'Adel Walid Kharsa was arrested by security forces in Hama last week, seemingly in connection with his news reports on the protests.
August 22, 2011
The "Ladies in White," an unofficial network of women protesters in Cuba, face ongoing intimidation from the authorities.
August 19, 2011
Syrian authorities are feared to be torturing a prominent dissident and his teenage son, his lawyer tells Amnesty International.