Ayse Duzkan standing outside the Istanbul Prosecutor's Office

Turkey: Free Ayşe Düzkan

Writer, journalist and publisher Ayşe Düzkan is serving an 18-month prison sentence for ‘making propaganda for a terrorist organisation’. She is one of 56 journalists and activists who took… More

Oleg Sentsov

Russia: Oleg Sentsov in critical condition

Ukrainian filmmaker and writer Oleg Sentsov, who has been on hunger strike since 14 May 2018, is reportedly in a critical condition. According to his lawyer, who visited him… More

Oleg Sentsov

Russia: Oleg Sentsov on hunger strike

The Ukrainian writer and filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, winner of 2017 PEN/Barbey Freedom to Write Award has been on hunger strike since May 14, 2018 to urge the Russian authorities… More

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