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Angola: Release José Marcos Mavungo (78/15)
Angolan human rights defender José Marcos Mavungo was sentenced to six-years in prison on 14 September, on charges of ‘rebellion’, a crime against the security of the state. He has been in detention since 14 March for taking part in the organisation of a peaceful protest.
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