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Victory
May 1, 2012

Prisoner of conscience José Daniel Ferrer García has been released after being held for nearly a month, on the condition that he give up his political activism.

News
April 30, 2012
Bahraini human rights defender Al-Khawaja is among a group of activists granted an appeal in a civil court.
News
April 27, 2012

Amnesty International is urging China to ensure that Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng’ safety and of his family and friends is guaranteed. Chen made a bold escape from illegal house arrest and news...

News
April 27, 2012
Concern is growing for three human rights defenders being held at a military base near Damascus, amid reports they may be facing ongoing torture.

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