The wife of a Spanish reporter held for three months by militants in Syria has broken her silence in the hope that publicity might achieve what negotiation has not. Martin Chulov's report for the Guardian sheds new light on the kidnapping of journalists and aid workers in Syria and highlights the perils of what is plainly one of the most dangerous conflicts for reporters in recent history.
2000 children are detained in the UK every year, without limit. For simply trying to claim asylum, some are separated from their families for days on end.
The UK is the only country in Europe with this horrible policy. I was alerted to this by Henry Porter's scathing piece in today's Observer.
Please sign this petition to Number 10 to try and raise the pressure against this disgusting policy. It only takes a minute.