2 Oct 2019
Japanese immigration authorities said on Tuesday that a Nigerian man who died in detention in June starved to death while on hunger strike, in the first officially acknowledged case of its kind.
25 Jul 2018
The European Court of Human Rights on Wednesday called on Russia to provide "appropriate treatment" to jailed Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov who has been on hunger strike for two months. Arguably Russia's most prominent prisoner, Sentsov launched his protest on May 14 in a bid to win the release of Ukrainian political prisoners held in…