Detention and Imprisonment (187)
Dec 7 2023 9:58am
Urgent Action Outcome: Education Activist Matiullah Wesa Released
Education activist Matiullah Wesa was released after nearly seven mont...
Dec 7 2023 8:20am
Urgent Action Outcome: Journalist Released And All Charges Dropped
On 17 August, plain-clothed security officers arrested Mohamed Ibrahim...
Nov 22 2023 3:16pm
Israel/OPT: hostage release deal must pave way to further releases and sustained ceasefire
Criteria for a meaningful ceasefire include it covering all of Gaza, a...
Oct 4 2023 4:23pm
China: Human rights lawyer at risk of torture after return from Laos
Lu Siwei is being held in the Xindu Detention Centre in Sichuan provin...
Sep 18 2023 2:26pm
Iran/UK: release of jailed conservationist Morad Tahbaz is 'huge relief'
‘The Government needs to drastically upgrade its procedures to prevent...
Aug 24 2023 1:37pm
Human Rights in Venezuela
Written by James Baird, Country Coordinator for Venezuela   Crit...
Aug 16 2023 2:52pm
Israel/OPT: terminally-ill Palestinian prisoner Walid Daqqah must be released - new appeal
Palestinian citizen of Israel, who has chronic lung disease and bone m...
Aug 8 2023 2:57pm
Urgent Action Outcome: Woman Detainee Finally Receives Medical Care
In late July 2023, Emirlendris Benítez was finally transferred to a me...
Jul 27 2023 8:08am
Urgent Action Outcome: Human Rights Defender Sentenced To 7 Years
Nasta (Anastasia) Loika was sentenced to 7 years in a penal colony for...
Jul 26 2023 3:31pm
Urgent Action Outcome: Two Journalists Released From Huthi Detention
On 1 July, the Huthi de facto authorities released Yemeni journalists ...