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Aftab Bahadur hanged in Pakistan

Aftab Bahadur was hanged in Lahore, Pakistan, at 4.30am on Wednesday 10th June, despite evidence of...

One year in Ethiopian secret detention

Take action to save Andy Tsege from secret detention, torture and execution

My Father, Mental Illness and the Death Penalty

Watch Clive Stafford Smith’s talk at TEDxExeter 2015

The Guantánamo nurse who refused to carry out force-feedings

“I have come to the decision that I refuse to participate in this criminal act.”

What Happens When I Try to Give My Guantanamo Guards Presents

While I was being fed, the Block Commander fell down unconscious, his eyes rolled back up into his...

Pakistan reaches 150 hangings, amid plans for juvenile execution

The Pakistani government has carried out 150 executions since resuming hangings in December –...

Noor Khan

Noor Khan was a postgraduate student studying towards his MA in Political Science when his life was...

Shaker Aamer

Shaker Aamer was taken, hooded and shackled, to the prison camp at Guantánamo Bay on the same day...

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