August 24, 2011
'Adel Walid Kharsa was arrested by security forces in Hama last week, seemingly in connection with his news reports on the protests.
August 23, 2011
Four Mauritanian anti-slavery campaigners have been given suspended sentences for protesting against the enslavement of a 10-year old girl.
August 16, 2011
Malawians taking part in anti-government protests set for 17 August are at risk of being killed or injured by police.
August 15, 2011
There are concerns for four young Syrian activists who have been arrested or gone missing in recent weeks amid an ongoing violent crackdown on protests.