March 17, 2016

Sudan: Inform Members of TRACKS of the Reasons for Their Arrest (UA 58/16)

Staff members, trainers, a volunteer and visitors of the training centre TRACKS for Training and Human Development had to report daily to the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) office in Khartoum, Sudan between 3 March and 13 March.
1) Please write immediately in Arabic or your own language:
  • Urging the Sudanese authorities to immediately inform Khalafalla Mukhtar, Khuzaini Elhadi Rajab, Shazali Ibrahim El-Shiekh,  Arwa Elrabie, Midhat Hamdan, Alhassan Kheiri, Mustafa Adam, Adam Ali, Al Waleed Mohamed Ahmed and Raye Imany Leyla of the reasons for their arrest and restrictions on their freedom of movement;
  • Urging them to lift any restrictions on their human rights including the right to personal liberty, freedom of association and assembly, and freedom of movement, and ensure these rights are fully respected, protected and fulfilled;
  • Reminding them of their obligations under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), to which Sudan is a state party, to respect, protect and fulfill the rights to freedom of association and freedom of expression.
2) For the full Urgent Action, including appeal addresses and further information, please click on the Word or PDF version below.
3) Please let us know if you took action so that we can track our impact!
  • EITHER send a short email to [email protected] with “UA 58/16” in the subject line, and include in the body of the email the number of letters and/or emails you sent,
  • OR fill out this short online form to let us know how you took action.