We Did It! A Victory for VAWA
Somali national Boqor Osman Mohamoud was released on 5 January and has been reunited with his relatives.
Syrian activist Ghassan Yasin was released from detention on 10 November. He had been held since 18 August.
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.