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Shafik Rehman, an 81-year-old Bangladeshi journalist arrested on 16 April, is still detained without charge in Dhaka Central Jail more than four months after his arrest. He now has access to his family and legal team but concerns remain that he is not being granted adequate medical care. His appeal hearing will take place on 30 August.
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President Obama was right to underscore the plight of refugees in his speech on foreign policy in Hannover, Germany, but the tragic truth is that the U.S. is not doing nearly enough.