PEN International believes that the case against Natalia Sharina is politically motivated and calls for her sentence and conviction to be quashed.
Take action for dissident writer, PEN member and Nobel Peace Prize winner, Liu Xiaobo, following news of his diagnosis of liver cancer.
On Wednesday June 7, 2017, Cesario Alejandro Félix Padilla Figueroa, a member of PEN Honduras, and two other student were found guilty of the crime of “usurpation.”
Hungary’s new law imposing new restrictions on non-governmental organizations will have a chilling effect on dissenting voices.
The prolonged solitary confinement of Nedim Türfent is an act of cruelty and must end immediately.
Azeri investigative journalist Afgan Mukhtarli vanished from Georgia’s capital on May 29, 2017 and reappeared in police custody in Azerbaijan.
PEN International welcomes news of the release of prominent Iranian journalist and writer Mohammad Sadiq Kabudvand.
Cumhuriyet daily web editor Oğuz Güven has been arrested, bringing the number of Cumhuriyet staff currently jailed pending trial to 13.
May 10 marks three years since Ukrainian writer and filmmaker Oleg Sentsov was arrested and sentenced to 20 years in prison on terrorism charges.
A Houthi court has issued a death sentence to Yahya al-Jubaihi, a prominent Yemeni writer and journalist, after a grossly unfair trial.