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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

April 17, 2012

Halil Savda, who has regularly spoken out publicly against compulsory military service, had been in prison since 24 February 2012, serving a 100 day sentence for "alienating the public from military service". He was held hundreds of kilometres from his home, in the Doğubeyazıt district of the province of Ağrı in eastern Turkey.

July 7, 2011
A court has found in favour of a Jehovah's Witness in Armenia who received a prison sentence for refusing to do military service.
June 10, 2010
Conscientious objector Enver Aydemir was freed on June 8th, after a medical report concluded that he had an "antisocial...
August 24, 2006
Murat Kurnaz, a Turkish national born in Germany and featured in AIUSA's Holiday Card action, was released on August 24,...