Today, thousands of mothers, fathers, sons and daughters are kept from loved ones.
People all around the world face human rights violations at the hands of their own government. Often it can be for simple, everyday actions that we take for granted – like voicing their opinions or belonging to a particular group.
Tragically, some of these people will be sentenced to death or left languishing on death row for decades. But together, we can bring them back to their families.
Watch the video above, from December 2014 – which is just as relevant today – to see who was reunited with their families, thanks to the help of Amnesty International supporters.