July 20, 2015

Nigerian Torture Survivor Freed!

Moses Akatugba was imprisoned at 16 years old, tortured, and sentenced to death. Ten years and over 800,000 actions later, he walked out of prison on June 2, 2015.

Recent Victories

January 23, 2008
Amnesty International welcomes the release from prison on January 23 of Zmitser Dashkevich, leader of a youth organization...
November 15, 2006
Mikalay Astreyka was conditionally released from prison in November before the end of his sentence. He and 3 other political...
August 5, 2005
Amnesty International USA welcomes the good news that Yury Bandazhevsky, a prisoner of conscience and one of AIUSA's Special...