Daily Digest: 12 July 2012
Reports indicate that at least 100 people remain in detention in Khartoum alone, a majority of whom are being held in National Security Services detention centers, well known for the use of ill-treatment and torture.
Compiled by Erin Woycik
In three separate incidents, the offices of the daily El Mañana
, in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, as well as those of the El Norte
newspaper's supplements La Silla
and Linda Vista
, in Nuevo León, were attacked with explosives and firearms.
Middle East and North Africa
Compiled by Lama Mourad
The activists were given sentences ranging from six months to one year for participating in a sit-in in solidarity with other detained activists.
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