Amnesty International continues to call on the authorities to immediately drop all charges against Guy Marius Sagna.
Vanessa Gómez Cueva, a Peruvian mother of three who was deported 7 months ago received permission to return to Argentina.
Human rights defender and prominent Bedouin leader Sheikh Sayyah Abu Mdeighim al-Turi was released from Maasiyahu Prison.
A former MP who has suffered continued harassment by security forces, suffered a stroke following his arrest on 6 August.
Serikzhan Bilash is being prosecuted simply for defending the human rights of ethnic Kazakhs in China.
Scores of people continue detained in Nicaragua after more than one year from the beginning of the human rights crisis.
Human rights defenders Cheng Yuan, Liu Yongze, and Wu Gejianxiong have been placed under incommunicado detention.
After more than five months of detention, prisoner of conscience Serikzhan Bilash was released from house arrest.
Lawrence Swearingen, who has been on death row in Texas, USA since 2000, was executed on 21 August 2019.