Middle East and North Africa
Amnesty International (AI) is gravely concerned about the situation of Riad al-Turk, aged 60, a prisoner of conscience who has been held incommunicado for over ten years without charge or trial. Riad al-Turk is a lawyer and was First Secretary of the banned Communist Party Political Bureau (CPPB)....
Amnesty International (AI) is concerned about reports of the ill health of Pang Yang-kyun, a 36-year-old prisoner of conscience imprisoned since 1989. He was formerly the principal political aide to an opposition member of the National Assembly, Suh Kyung-won (also a prisoner of conscience). Pang...