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.
March 25, 2011
The decision comes amid concern at mass human rights violations committed during an ongoing crackdown on dissent and an increased use of the death penalty.
March 18, 2011
Kurdish folk singer Abd al-Rahman Mohammed Omar, who performs under the name of Bave Selah, was released.
March 16, 2011
Student activist Iman Sedighi was released on bail on 10 March 2011 after more than two weeks in detention. He was held in...
March 11, 2011
Two Iranian Kurdish men, arrested while celebrating the postponement of a fellow activist's execution in December, were...