Sudanese activist 'at risk of torture'
Sudanese activist 'at risk of torture'Amnesty International releases urgent appeal for the release of detained blogger Usamah Mohamad.
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Sudanese blogger and activist Usamah Mohamad (@simsimt on Twitter) has been detained by Sudan's National Security Service (NSS) agents for the past three weeks after attending an anti-government protest in Khartoum.
On Wednesday, human rights group Amnesty International released an appeal for his release saying that Mohamad was at risk of "torture and other ill-treatment" while in prison.