Mamun Al-Humsi and Riad Seif, two former members of Syria's parliament, were freed on January 18 by the Syrian government after spending five years in prison. Mamun al-Humsi was one of Amnesty International's Special Focus Cases. Many thanks to all who took action on his behalf!
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Pressure Indonesian President to Release Papuan Prisoner of Conscience
For peacefully raising a flag at an annual Indonesian ceremony, Filep Karma may spend the next decade or more in prison. Amnesty International considers Filep Karma to be a prisoner of conscience who has been detained for the peaceful and legitimate exercise of his right to freedom of expression. Please urge the President of Indonesia to bring about the immediate and unconditional release of Filep Karma.