US Must Reform Afghanistan Detention Policy as New Facility Opens
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A judge in Cairo renewed the detention order of student Mahmoud Hussein for 45 days on 24 August. He has spent over 18 months in pre-trial detention for wearing a T-shirt with the “Nation Without Torture Campaign” logo and a scarf with the logo of the “25 January Revolution”. He is a prisoner of conscience.
A new Amnesty International report reveals that more than 7,000 young men and boys have died in Nigerian military detention and more than 1,200 people were unlawfully killed.