December 21, 2011
Havel led the human rights movement Charter 77, was repeatedly jailed, and adopted by Amnesty International as a prisoner of conscience.
December 18, 2011
Amnesty International today expressed sadness about the news that former Czech President and brave human rights defender Vaclav Havel has died.
December 14, 2011
Prisoner of conscience Maikel Nabil Sanad had his three year sentence reduced to two years, but intends to continue his hunger strike.
December 9, 2011
Three Zimbabwean human rights activists arrested this week are “prisoners of conscience".