4 trade unionist leaders in Iran were released. Two others still remain in custody. AI believes both men are prisoners of conscience, held solely for their peaceful trade union activities.
Join Amnesty International's Urgent Action Network.
On 8 August two Papuan students were detained for their peaceful political activism in Indonesia’s West Papua province. They are believed to have been tortured or otherwise ill-treated by police.
Support human rights with a donation to Amnesty today.
The human rights defender is home again -- and her husband believes she was freed thanks to continued pressure on China from activists around the world.