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Buzurgmekhr Yorov, a lawyer representing members of the arbitrarily banned Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan (IRPT), has been arrested on fraud charges and is at risk of torture and ill treatment. The timing indicates that the charges are likely to be politically motivated and designed to deny the arrested members of the IRPT access to legal counsel.
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The girl who became pregnant after she was raped, allegedly by her step father, was essentially forced to give birth. It is a tragic reminder Paraguay must repeal its draconian anti-abortion law!...