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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.
Dr Tun Aung, a community leader, doctor and family man, has been sentenced to 17 years’ imprisonment after an unfair trial.
Jabeur Mejri was not afraid to express his views on religion.
The 550 people living in Nabi Saleh village are facing frequent violent repression from the Israeli army.