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Detention and Imprisonment (147)
Aug 31 2021 11:39am
Urgent Action Outcome: Human rights defender released
On 17 July, the Egyptian authorities provisionally released journalist...
    May 25 2021 6:46pm
    Belarus: Urgent action needed to free Roman Protasevich after 'horrifying' forced confession
    Amnesty International launches urgent action following televised state...
      Apr 29 2021 3:06pm
      Urgent Action outcome: Ailing professor granted bail, charges remain
      Professor Muhammad Ismail was finally granted bail by the Peshawar Hig...
        Apr 9 2021 3:47pm
        Bahrain: more than 70 new Covid cases in major outbreak at Jaw prison
        Prisoners not given face masks or hand sanitiser despite overcrowded c...
          Mar 18 2021 7:36am
          COVID-19: Prisoners 'forgotten victims' of the pandemic - New Report
          More than 11 million people imprisoned globally, prisons becoming hotb...
            Mar 11 2021 2:05pm
            Syria 10 Years On - Assad’s Pyrrhic Victory
            By Kristyan Benedict - @KreaseChan It is not uncommon to hear comm...
            Feb 26 2021 2:39pm
            Urgent Action Outcome: Deportation of Chechen man suspended
            A.S., a Chechen man who was held in immigration detention in France fa...
              Feb 26 2021 11:50am
              UK/Iran: 'countdown to reunion' for Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe
              After five years in detention, the UK national is due for release on 7...
                Feb 24 2021 10:28pm
                Ecuador: mass deaths in prisons violence must be fully investigated
                79 inmates reportedly died in violence in various prisons yesterday ...
                  Feb 23 2021 3:51pm
                  Urgent Action Outcome: Pastor Steven Tendo released from detention
                  Steven Tendo is a 35-year-old pastor and asylum-seeker who fled from t...