Urgent Action: Homes of religious minority destroyed by mob in Indonesia

Police evacuated at least 23 members of the Ahmadiyya religious minority in East Lombok to another town.

UA 104/18 issued 22/05/2018

Urgent Action update: Execution looms for Iranian Kurdish prisoner

Iranian Kurdish prisoner Ramin Hossein Panahi, sentenced to death in January 2018, is at imminent risk of execution.

3rd update on UA 171/17 issued 21/05/2018

Urgent Action: Indigenous defender killed, others at risk in Mexico

Indigenous environmental rights defender Manuel Rodríguez was found dead on 14 May. Others are at grave risk.

UA 103/18 issued 18/05/2018

Urgent Action: Detained for addressing sexual harassment in Egypt

Egyptian authorities ordered the pre-trial detention of woman human rights defender Amal Fathy for a total of 30 days.

UA 98/18 issued 18/05/2018

Urgent Action: Displaced women, children denied food in Nigeria

Approximately 230 internally displaced women and their children have not had food delivered to their camp since 18 April.

UA 102/18 issued 18/05/2018

Urgent Action: Activist held immediately after returning home in Zambia

Fumba Chama, known as Pilato, was arrested on 16 May on arrival at Kenneth Kaunda Airport in Lusaka.

UA 94/18 issued 16/05/2018

Urgent Action: Men convicted for exercising freedom of speech in Somaliland

Two men have been convicted for publicly exercising their rights to the freedom of expression.

UA 92/18 issued 16/05/2018

Urgent Action: Serious health concerns for prisoner of conscience in Vietnam

Trần Anh Kim's health is deteriorating and according to his wife, “may not survive his lengthy imprisonment”

UA 101/18 issued 16/05/2018

Urgent Action: Hundreds left homeless by forced evictions in Uganda

Ugandan soldiers have been forcibly evicting communities in the Apaa area. So far, more than 250 homes have been burnt.

UA 96/18 issued 15/05/2018

Urgent Action: Three land defenders killed in Guatemala, others at risk

Three land and territory defenders from different communities in Guatemala were killed in less than a week.

UA 97/18 issued 14/05/2018