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.
In February 2011, moments after dropping off her children at school, housewife Miriam Isaura López Vargas was grabbed by two men wearing balaclavas.
Family home near Gaza City, heavily damaged by an Israeli air strike on the next-door house which killed four people and injured dozens on 19 November 2012 © Amnesty International