Torture (525)
Sep 11 2018 2:17pm
UK/Ireland: today's negative decision by European Court in hooded men case is 'bitter blow'
‘The torture of these men was approved at the highest level of Governm...
Sep 11 2018 11:28am
Urgent Action: Iranian Kurds forced to make TV confession
Iranian Kurds Houshmand Alipour and Mohammad Ostadghader were arrested...
Sep 10 2018 1:02pm
Urgent Action: Papuan activist charged for posting Facebook video in Indonesia
A peaceful pro-independence Papuan activist, Agustinus Yolemal, was de...
Sep 10 2018 12:18pm
Urgent Action update: Two Reuters journalists sentenced to 7 years in Myanmar jail
Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were sentenced to seven years in jail on 3 Sep...
Sep 10 2018 11:34am
Urgent Action update: Chinese rights defender faces 15 years in jail
Zhen Jianghua reportedly stood trial over the charge of “inciting subv...
Sep 8 2018 6:42pm
Iran: execution of three Kurdish men after grossly unfair trials is 'horrifying'
Two of the men - cousins Zaniar Moradi and Loghman Moradi - gave suppo...
Sep 3 2018 11:03am
Urgent Action: Businessman arbitrarily detained for 4 months in South Sudan
Kerbino Agok Wol, a South Sudanese businessman and philanthropist, has...
Aug 28 2018 3:11pm
Urgent Action: South Sudanese activist arbitrarily detained
Bashir Ahmed Mohamed Babiker, a member of the South Sudanese civil soc...