Vladimir Gheorgievich Akimenkov, Artiom Victorovich Saviolov and Mikhail Aleksandrovich Kosenko were detained during a protest in Bolotnaya Square, Moscow, on 6 May 2012, but released shortly after
From left to right: Bertha Oliva, Karol Cárdenas and Nohemí Pérez
Ethiopian journalist Eskinder Nega is serving an 18-year prison sentence for “terrorism”.
Ihar Tsikhanyuk, an openly gay man and gay rights activist, was having hospital treatment for a stomach ulcer when two police officers entered the hospital ward and asked him to go with them.
The 550 people living in Nabi Saleh village are facing frequent violent repression from the Israeli army.