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Indonesia: stop executions and abolish the death penalty

The ICJ urged the Government of Indonesia today to stop the imminent execution of nine persons convicted of drug-related offenses.

April 27, 2015

Egypt: authorities must effectively investigate deaths of lawyers in custody

The ICJ today called on the Egyptian authorities to ensure a prompt, impartial and effective investigation into the deaths of two lawyers, Imam Afifi and Karim Hamdi, who recently died while in police custody in Mataria police station.

April 24, 2015

Swaziland: arrest of judges raises serious concerns

The ICJ is concerned at the recent arrest of Swaziland High Court Judges Jacobus Annandale and Mpendulo Simelane, the High Court Registrar Fikile Nhlabatsi and the Minister of Justice Sibusiso Shongwe.

April 23, 2015

Martin Ennals Award 2015: the final selection is known

The three final human rights defenders who will compete for the award are Ahmed Mansoor (United Arab Emirates), Robert Sann Aung (Myanmar) and Asmaou Diallo (Guinea). The ICJ is member of the MEA Jury.

April 22, 2015
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