An activist might be praised for his work, but there will be no uproar if something happens to him [in the UAE]’.
Dr Mohammed al-Roken wrote this before he was sentenced to a decade in jail for championing reform and defending human rights in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Today Mohammed, a well-known human rights lawyer, has spent a thousand days in prison. He is a prisoner of conscience: ask for his freedom now. Click here to read more and sign the petition