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August 9, 2016

Detained Student Activist Released!

Phyoe Phyoe Aung was detained in Myanmar after helping to organize largely peaceful student protests. After 394,000 actions on h

Recent Victories

May 25, 2012

Four men who were previously being held incommunicado in Iraq now have access to their lawyers and relatives.

July 6, 2011

Dargham Mahdi al-Zaidi, a pro-reform activist aged around 30, was released on 3 July. He was apparently told that he must stop taking part in anti-government protests.

March 9, 2011
Four protesters detained in Baghdad on 7 March were released on 10 March. Amnesty International has not been able to talk to...
January 7, 2011
Qusay 'Abdel-Razaq Zabib was detained for over two years because he was suspected of having links to armed groups.