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Torture (647)
Oct 26 2020 4:23pm
Urgent Action outcome: Azimjan Azkarov died in prison
Azimjan Askarov, a human rights defender and an artist, died on 25 Jul...
    Oct 15 2020 7:37pm
    UK: MPs vote through 'deeply dangerous' Covert Human Intelligence Sources Bill
    Bill that allows public authorities to authorise crimes such as murder...
      Oct 14 2020 4:49pm
      UK: 'dangerous' bill could allow MI5 and police to authorise torture and murder
      Covert Human Intelligence Sources (Criminal Conduct) Bill to be debate...
        Oct 12 2020 4:12pm
        Countless Brave Syrian Activists Made The Koblenz Torture Trial Possible
        By Mansour Omari Earlier this year, on April 23, a monumental event...
        Oct 8 2020 10:35am
        Urgent Action Outcome: Detained activist gets medical and family access
        Political activist Serge Branco Nana is currently serving a two-year p...
          Sep 24 2020 5:32pm
          Iran: four men sentenced to have fingers amputated for theft
          The men - from West Azerbaijan province - were tortured into making fa...
            Aug 27 2020 5:51pm
            Saudi Arabia: review of death sentences against three young men welcomed
            Controversial case of Ali al-Nimr and two other Shia activists to be r...
              Aug 26 2020 3:07pm
              Belarus: 16 NGOs call on United Nations to convene special session on crackdown
              Open letter to UN Human Rights Council calls for investigation and acc...
                Jul 29 2020 11:59pm
                Iraq: 2,000 traumatised Yezidi children abandoned after ISIS captivity - new report
                Girls systematically raped, while boys tortured and made to fight with...
                  Jul 13 2020 2:27pm
                  Urgent Action outcome: Monitoring of threats to lawmakers continues
                  Venezuelan National Assembly opposition members, as well as their fami...