Puerto Rico authorities responded violently to demonstrations on 1 May 2018 by repressing protesters.
Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi, a prominent filmmaker, detained since 12 April, is facing charges because of social media posts.
Seven activists arrested on different dates, are facing charges of treason after they attended a training.
Crimean Tatar, Edem Bekirov, has been detained in Simferopol since his detention by Russian security forces.
A Pakistani Catholic family – ages ranging from 11 to 57 - have been arrested for overstaying their visas in Sri Lanka.
Lebanese detainee Ahmad Ali Mekkaoui has been held incommunicado since 11 April 2019.
Human rights defender Ahmed Mansoor ended a month-long hunger strike in mid-April.
On 15 May 2019, the Federal Appeal Court in Abu Dhabi issued its verdict in the case of 11 Lebanese men.
Prominent Bedouin leader Sheikh Sayyah Abu Mdeighim al-Turi’s early release was scheduled on 15 May 2019.