Book and Activities: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

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Urgent Action: 80-year-old egyptian’s death sentence upheld

Egypt's Court of Cassation upheld the death sentence of Sheikh Abdel Halim Gabreel – an 80-year-old Quran tutor.

UA 193/18 issued 12/11/2018

Urgent Action Update: Two missing prisoners found; torture fears remain

On 31 October the two men were confirmed to being held at pre-trial detention centres in St. Petersburg, Russia.

1st update on UA 145/18 issued 02/11/2018

Urgent Action Update: Lawmaker’s administrative detention renewed

Ofer Military Court in OPT approved the renewal of Khalida Jarrar’s administrative detention for another four months.

4th update on UA 187/17 issued on 02/11/2018

Urgent Action Update: Lawyer released on bail but threat of jail remains

On 23 October, Krasnodar Regional Court ordered the release of lawyer Mikhail Benyash on bail, set at about USD 10,000.

1st update on UA 167/18 issued 25/10/2018

Urgent Action: Mother and son separated by border authorities

Valquiria and her son Abel* fled Brazil and requested asylum in the US but were separated by US border authorities.

UA 185/18 issued 26/10/2018

Urgent Action Update: 12 Saudi men at risk of imminent execution

The families of 12 Saudi men sentenced to death after an unfair mass trial fear that their relatives could be executed.

2nd update on UA 185/18 issued 09/11/2018

Urgent Action: Christian woman accused of blasphemy at risk in Pakistan

Aasia Noreen, known as Aasia Bibi, is a Christian who was convicted of blasphemy and sentenced to death in 2010.

UA 192/18 issued 06/11/2018

Urgent Action update: Poor medical treatment for detained activist in China

The health of Huang Qi, founder and director of human rights website “64 Tianwang”, has further deteriorated.

5th update on UA 284/16 issued 25/10/2018

Urgent Action good news: Palestinian NGO worker released

Salah Hammouri, French-Palestinian lawyer and NGO worker, was released from Ketziot prison in southern Israel.

3rd update on UA 226/17 issued 25/10/2018