We Did It! A Victory for VAWA
Syrian man Ahmed Andora was released on 27 January 2012 after almost four months in detention.
Zainab al-Khawaja was released on 20 February after having been arrested on 12 February for participating in a protest. She was charged with "illegal gathering".
On 14 February 2012 a judge ordered the release of 14 people who had been serving six-month sentences for taking part in an "illegal gathering" among other charges.