Human rights activists detained after a demonstration on 17 Dec 2007 have been handed down harsh prison sentences from one to seven years.
Binyam Mohamed is facing a military tribunal at Guantánamo Bay and the death penalty if convicted. Demo opp Downing St on 24 July 2008, 6-8 pm
The Sunday Times newspaper has apologised to the Chair of the Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC) Massoud Shadjareh.
Islamic Human Rights Commission (IHRC) has received reports that in June 2008 there was an alleged attempt to deport 230 refugees detained at Misratah.
Award winning human rights lawyer survived an armed attack on 30 June 2008 in Srinagar.