Urgent Action: Detained protesters denied medical care

At least 15 members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) including two children are suffering from gunshot wounds and

UA 106/19 Issued 19/08/2019

Urgent Action Update: Journalist awaits prosecutor’s decision

Journalist Amade Abubacar’s pre-trial hearing at the Cabo Delgado Provincial Court ended on 25 July.

7th Update on UA 001/19 Issued 19/08/2019

Urgent Action Good News: Charges against Mauritanian bloggers dropped

Bloggers Cheikh Jiddou and Abderrahmane Weddady had their case dismissed after a judge dropped all charges against them.

2nd Update on UA 49/19 Issued 03/08/2019

Urgent Action Outcome: Three men executed by firing squad in Bahrain

On 27 July 2019, Ali Mohamed Hakeem al-Arab, Ahmed Isa Ahmed Isa al-Malali and another man were executed by firing squad.

3rd Update on UA 69/17 Issued 02/08/2019

Urgent Action Outcome: Danish Jehovah's Witness denied justice

The sentence against Danish Jehovah’s Witness Dennis Christensen was upheld on 23 May.

1st Update on UA 19/19 Issued 14/08/2019

Urgent Action Outcome: Authorities unlawfully restrict Pride marches

Pride events planned in June and July in several Turkish cities were prevented by the authorities following unlawful bans

1st Update on UA 086/19 Issued 16/07/2019

Urgent Action: Stop the prosecution of peaceful protesters

Russian authorities brought unfounded charges against more than a dozen individuals that carry lengthy prison sentences.

UA 112/19 Issued 16/08/2019

Urgent Action Update: Refugees, asylum seekers held without charge

15 refugees and asylum seekers have been arbitrarily detained for more than seven months.

1st Update on UA 078/19 Issued 16/08/2019

Urgent Action: Investigate whereabouts of two missing men

The two men have been missing since February 2019 and are suspected to have been abducted and forcibly disappeared.

UA 068/19 Issued 13/08/2019

Urgent Action outcome: Attacks on Ysati community under investigation

The Prosecutor’s Office began an investigation into the March attacks against the Ysati indigenous community “3 de Julio”

1st Update on UA 032/19 Issued 22/07/2019