Ligue algérienne de défense des droits de l'homme (LADDH)
Case HistoryStatus: Released
Front Line Defenders Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk
Huffington Post Article
Hassan Bouras, journaliste et militant de la LADDH placé en détention provisoire à El Bayadh
Hassan Bouras is a leading member of the Algerian League of Human Rights. He is also a journalist and blogger who has intensively reported on corruption and the practice of torture in Algeria. He documented several testimonies on the involvement of leading generals in the Algerian army in severe human rights abuses committed in Algeria in the 1990s, during the armed conflict between the state and militant Islamists.