January 25, 2012
The 16 men received lengthy prison sentences after they tried to set up a human rights organization.
January 24, 2012
Egyptian blogger Maikel Nabil has been released after ten months in prison for criticizing the military's use of force.
January 20, 2012
A Cuban prisoner of conscience has died on hunger strike, highlighting the Raúl Castro government's intolerance for dissent.
January 19, 2012
Three journalists, one opposition politician and one other individual, all found guilty of terrorism offenses by an Ethiopian court today, were convicted on the basis of their legitimate exercise o...