Human Rights Watch Calls for Immediate Release of Lawyer Sentenced in Unfair Trial

Human Rights Watch today urged the Algerian government to ensure the immediate and unconditional release of Rachid Mesli, an Algiers lawyer convicted and sentenced this week to three years in prison in a grossly unfair trial. In a letter sent today to Algeria’s Minister of Justice, Mr. Mohammed Adami, Human Rights Watch expressed its distress at Mr. Mesli’s conviction by […]

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