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Letter from Khartoum

Surviving imprisonment and torture in Sudan: “Electrocution and brutal physical beatings were the common methods of torture for all of them. Some of them showed me injuries on their bodies where they were burnt with boiled sugar.”

Supporting revolutions

Foreign support for pro-democracy groups: “It might well be the case that the lack of support from the outside world actually pushed the people to take desperate actions on the streets of Cairo and Tunis.”

Forgotten prisoners of China

All of these prisoners of conscience are outstanding individuals. All of them have devoted themselves for the struggle of democracy, freedom, and human rights in China. And for their extraordinary efforts, they had to pay the price.

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