Lado Sikaka, a leader of the Dongria Kondh Indigenous communities in India, was released August 12th, two days after being abducted. Sana Sikaka, another leader who was abducted at the same time, was released on August 11th.
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Iran: Halt the Execution of Shahram Ahmadi (UA 272/15)
Shahram Ahmadi, a Sunni Muslim man from Iran’s Kurdish minority, is at imminent risk of execution. He was sentenced to death for “enmity against God” after a grossly unfair trial, and his death sentence has been upheld by the Supreme Court.
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