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July 25, 2013

For over a decade, Obaidullah has been incarcerated without trial some 8,000 miles from his home and family in Afghanistan. His daughter, born two days before he was taken into custody, is now 11 y...

Press Release
July 24, 2013

U.S. representatives from around the country are speaking out to highlight and give voice to prisoners who are being held or detained around the world for expressing their political views.

Press Release
July 22, 2013

California prison authorities have again breached international human rights obligations by taking punitive measures against prisoners on hunger strike.

Report
July 19, 2013

As the 2014 Sochi Olympics approach, the space for human rights in the Russian Federation is rapidly shrinking.

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