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India: Torture Survivor Mr. Khan

Mr. Nur H Khan was allegedly tortured while in police custody. In a joint campaign, DI & OMCT call on the authorities to put an end to impunity for human rights crimes and guarantee the physical and psychological integrity of Mr. Khan, including access to medical assistance if necessary.

World Day Against Death Penalty 2007

The World Coalition against the Death Penalty reaching out to support the two Kurdish journalists Hasanpoor and Butimar, both of whom are at risk of execution in Iran. Defend International marks the world Day against the death penalty and urges its members and friends to support the momentum to end capital punishment.