January 28, 2013
Scores of activists were detained and five sentenced to prison following a peaceful protest in Azerbaijan on Saturday.
January 23, 2013
Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh was returned to prison on Monday, unexpectedly curtailing a three-day temporary leave to visit her family.
January 22, 2013
Iranian Filmmaker Behrouz Ghobadi Released from Prison Following Amnesty Campaign with Hollywood Artists
Amnesty International USA announced today that Kurdish Iranian filmmaker Behrouz Ghobadi – the younger brother of internationally acclaimed film director Bahman Ghobadi (Rhino Season) – has been fr...