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Urgent Action outcome: Thirteen federal executions in six months

Three people, including one woman, were executed in the last week of the Trump administration.

6th update on UA 26/20

Amnesty UK Briefing: Coronavirus Bill 2019-2021

Amnesty International Briefing: Coronavirus Bill 2019-2021

Amnesty International Briefing: Coronavirus Bill 2019-2021

Urgent Action outcome: Guinean pro-democracy activist is free

Saïkou Yaya Diallo, the legal coordinator of the National Front for the Defense of the Constitution freed from prison.

4th update on UA 83/20

Urgent action outcome: Opposition members released

Political activists Brigitte Kafui Adjamagbo and Gérard Yaovi Djossou were released from detention on 17 December 2020.

1st update on UA 171/20

Urgent Action outcome: Indigenous land defender receives protection

Paraguayan authorities opened an investigation and provided protection to Bernarda Pesoa leader of indigenous community.

1st update on UA 160/20

Urgent Action Outcome: Human Rights Defenders Released

On 3 December 2020, Gasser Abdel Razek, Karim Ennarah and Mohamed Basheer were released and are now safely home.

1st update on UA 166/20

Urgent Action Outcome: Crimean Tatar rights defender sentenced

Server Mustafayev, a Crimean Tatar human rights defender, was sentenced by a Russian military court on 16 September.

4th update on UA 150/19

Urgent Action Outcome: Activist returned to Pakistan and released

Geelaman Pashteen, human rights activist and supporter of Pakistan’s Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM) was released.

1st update on UA 11/20

Urgent Action outcome: Bill restricting safe access to abortion rejected

On 20 October, the Slovak Parliament rejected a bill that would have further obstructed access to safe abortion care.

1st update on UA 128/20

Urgent Action outcome: PIKPA refugee shelter closed down

The eviction of the PIKPA refugee shelter in Lesvos was carried out in the morning of 30 October.

1st update on UA 152/20