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Victory
February 28, 2013

We Did It! A Victory for VAWA

Great news! Congress passes a real Violence Against Women Act that will help protect ALL women from violence.

Recent Victories

January 6, 2012

Somali national Boqor Osman Mohamoud was released on 5 January and has been reunited with his relatives.

November 24, 2011

Syrian activist Ghassan Yasin was released from detention on 10 November. He had been held since 18 August.

November 23, 2011

The Governor of Oregon has blocked an imminent execution -- which would have been the first in this US state since 1997 and only the third since 1962 -- and said that he will allow no further executions while he is governor.

November 18, 2011

The two journalists from newspaper The Destiny, arrested in early November, have been released without charge.