Category : Statements
Statements from freedom of expression organisation Index on Censorship, the global voice of free expression
Dear Andy Burnham, name a street in Manchester after Ahmed Mansoor
Andy Burnham Mayor of Greater Manchester Manchester, UK [email protected]
31 May 2018 Dear Mayor Burnham, The undersigned organisations are writing to you to request your support for the release of the award-winning Emirati human rights defender Ahmed Mansoor, sentenced this week to ten years in prison for his human rights activism. We believe that this […]
Index on Censorship calls on Egypt to release Amal Fathy
Index calls on governments around the world to put pressure on Egypt to release Amal Fathy and to shine a spotlight on the Egyptian government’s frightening tactics to stop the public knowing what is going on in that country.