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

August 24, 2006
Murat Kurnaz, a Turkish national born in Germany and featured in AIUSA's Holiday Card action, was released on August 24,...
August 2, 2005
Three members of the Insan Haklari Dernegi (IHD), Human Rights Association, Eren Keskin, Saban Dayanan and Dogan Genc have...
June 9, 2004
Leyla Zana and three other parliamentarians were released from prison on June 9, 2004 by order of a Turkish appeals court.
January 1, 2004
Sanar Yurdatapan had been arrested and held incommunicado for a time in Metris Prison in Istanbul.