Hisham Bashraheel, editor of a newspaper in Yemen, has been released on bail, after being detained without charge for almost three months. His two adult sons are still in custody, and have not yet been charged with any offence. Their detention may be solely due to the newspaperâ€™s coverage of protests in southern Yemen.
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Egypt: Drop All Charges Against 17 Eyewitnesses (UA 80/15)
The trial of women’s human rights defender Azza Soliman and 16 others, who witnessed the killing of an activist in Cairo, has been set for 24 October.
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