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Nabeel Rajab
Bahrain
Nabeel Rajab is a human right defender and political opponent from Bahrain.He is the President of the Bahrain Centre for human rights, a member of the Middle East section of Human Rights Watch and Deputy Secretary General of the International Federation for Human rights (FIDH). Nabeel Rajab works mainly against human rights violations in Bahrain, particularly against torture and deaths in...
Ales Bialiatski
Belarus
Ales Bialiatski is Vice-President of the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and Director of the Human Rights Centre “Viasna” in Belarus. This organisation helps victims of political repression and campaigns to raise awareness in the world on human rights violations committed in Belarus.In 2003, as many others associations, the Viasna Centre was closed by the Ministry of Justice,...

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