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USCIRF's Prisoners of Conscience Project

USCIRF's Prisoner of Conscience Project highlights individuals imprisoned for exercising their freedom of religion or belief, as well as the dedicated advocacy of USCIRF Commissioners working for their release. Click the below photos for more information on the prisoners, and the Commissioners' efforts on their behalfs.

Eritrea
USCIRF Advocate: Chair Thomas J. Reese, S.J.
 
Saudi Arabia
USCIRF Advocate: Vice Chair James J. Zogby
 
Vietnam
USCIRF Advocate: Commissioner Jackie Wolcott
 
China
USCIRF Advocate: Commissioner Tenzin Dorjee
 
China
USCIRF Advocate: Commissioner Sandra Jolley
 
Iran
USCIRF Advocate: Commissioner Kristina Arriaga de Bucholz
 
Russia
USCIRF Advocate: Commissioner John Ruskay
 
Iran
USCIRF Advocate: Commissioner Kristina Arriaga de Bucholz
 
Iran
USCIRF Advocate: Commissioner Clifford D. May
 
Burma
USCIRF Advocate: Vice Chairman Daniel Mark