Amnesty International Press Release

01/04/2018 - 08:53 Iran: Stop increasingly ruthless crackdown and investigate deaths of protesters
01/04/2018 - 01:27 China: Sham trial exposes absurd charge against Tibetan activist
01/03/2018 - 05:46 Ethiopia: Closure of torture chamber could signal new chapter for human rights
01/03/2018 - 01:36 Yemen: Huthis must quash death sentence of Baha'i prisoner of conscience
12/21/2017 - 20:42 Former Soviet states entrenching homophobia and demoralizing LGBTI rights activists
12/21/2017 - 15:49 Israel/OPT: Military must end excessive force to avoid further bloodshed and deaths
12/21/2017 - 07:36 Cameroon: Radio France Internationale journalists 10 year sentence quashed
12/20/2017 - 02:24 Myanmar: Outrageous denial of access to top UN official
12/20/2017 - 02:10 Ukraine: Drop spurious charges against prisoner of conscience on trial for treason
12/18/2017 - 22:14 Japan: Two hanged as secretive executions continue
12/18/2017 - 09:54 Mexico: Amnesty International chief slams interior security law and calls on Mexican president to veto it
12/18/2017 - 09:11 Crimea: More than 70 Crimean Tatar activists put on trial simultaneously in brazen crackdown
12/18/2017 - 02:47 Nepal: Migrant workers failed by government, exploited by businesses
12/14/2017 - 05:47 Kenya: Landmark death penalty judgement must lead to full abolition of cruel punishment
12/13/2017 - 08:33 Philippines: Extension of martial law a threat to civilians in Mindanao
12/13/2017 - 06:59 El Salvador: Failure to release woman jailed after miscarriage, outrageous step backward for justice
12/13/2017 - 01:10 Nigeria: Families of hundreds of Shia Muslims killed in Zaria still await justice
12/12/2017 - 20:01 Kosovo: Compensation for wartime rape survivors but still no justice
12/12/2017 - 09:56 Lesotho: Trial of soldiers for shooting newspaper editor offers hope of justice
12/12/2017 - 09:20 Russia stifles critical civil society movement by blocking five websites
12/11/2017 - 18:18 Libya: European governments complicit in horrific abuse of refugees and migrants
12/08/2017 - 11:40 El Salvador: Court fails to release woman unfairly jailed after suffering a stillbirth
12/08/2017 - 10:22 Supreme Court verdict against Tep Vanny and other activists exposes Cambodias courts of injustice
12/08/2017 - 06:41 Honduras: Government deploys dangerous and illegal tactics to silence population
12/08/2017 - 03:30 UNSOLVED: Five human rights defenders whose killers remain at large
12/07/2017 - 11:37 Burkina Faso: Torture, militia violence and child marriage head human rights concerns ahead of UN review
12/07/2017 - 03:18 Australia: Marriage equality was great result but horrendous process
12/06/2017 - 14:47 UN Committee tells Cameroon to put an end to torture by security forces in the fight against Boko Haram
12/06/2017 - 10:46 Pakistan: Peace activist missing
12/06/2017 - 10:18 USA: Recognition of unified Jerusalem 'reckless' and undermines Palestinians human rights
12/06/2017 - 08:37 Sierra Leone: Government rejection of important constitutional review recommendations a missed opportunity to strengthen human rights protection
12/05/2017 - 11:12 UN: China fails to scupper resolution on Myanmars persecution of Rohingya
12/05/2017 - 09:36 Nigeria: Government must act in response to fresh allegations of police abuses
12/05/2017 - 05:17 Philippines: Police reinstatement in drug war threatens catastrophic return to mass killing
12/04/2017 - 11:41 Mozambique: Journalist held at gunpoint and threatened with death for doing his job
12/04/2017 - 11:32 Myanmar: UN rights body must take strong stand on Rohingya
12/01/2017 - 08:49 DRC: Heavy-handed police crackdown on protests must stop
12/01/2017 - 01:35 Azerbaijan: New blow for justice as lawyers excluded from trials
11/30/2017 - 12:34 Libya: EU/AU migrant plans long on returns, short on resettlement
11/30/2017 - 01:32 Syria: Banned Soviet-made cluster munitions fuel humanitarian catastrophe in Eastern Ghouta
11/29/2017 - 07:19 Zimbabwe: Dropping of Pastor Mawarire charges must signal fresh start for Zimbabwe
11/29/2017 - 07:10 Former Yugoslavia: UN War Crimes Court delivers its final ruling
11/29/2017 - 02:02 Egypt: 16 men jailed amidst unprecedented homophobic crackdown
11/29/2017 - 01:05 Egypt: Release journalist who has spent two years behind bars without charge or trial
11/28/2017 - 12:32 Bangladesh: Rohingya refugees must not be relocated to uninhabitable island
11/27/2017 - 21:01 Investigate Shell for complicity in murder, rape and torture
11/27/2017 - 18:46 China: Taiwanese activist sentenced to five years in jail
11/27/2017 - 07:17 Mexico/Central America: Authorities turning their backs on LGBTI refugees
11/27/2017 - 05:11 EU Africa Summit: Footage of slave auction shows human cost of inexcusable migration deals
11/23/2017 - 06:19 Amnesty International and Truly.Media join forces in fight against fake news
11/23/2017 - 05:22 Philippines: Police return to lethal drug operations a human rights disaster
11/23/2017 - 05:01 London: Investigation launched after Amnesty cobalt child labour claims
11/23/2017 - 05:01 Myanmar: Rohingya returns unthinkable until apartheid system is dismantled
11/22/2017 - 22:02 Manus Island: Lives at risk as authorities attempt to move refugees
11/22/2017 - 09:54 EU: Amnesty discovers gruesome illegal torture equipment for sale in Paris
11/22/2017 - 09:31 Colombia: Government fails to keep civilians safe as new threats go unchallenged
11/22/2017 - 09:08 Syria: Prioritize human rights during peace talks in Russia
11/22/2017 - 06:25 Bosnia and Herzegovina: Conviction of Mladic for genocide a step towards justice for victims of conflict
11/22/2017 - 04:10 Poland: Independence of judiciary under threat as parliament votes on amended laws
11/22/2017 - 01:17 Turkey: Court decision to keep Amnesty Chair in jail flies in the face of reason
11/21/2017 - 20:38 Turkey: Global figures join call to end gross injustice as trial of Amnesty Chair and Director and other rights activists resumes
11/21/2017 - 18:38 Open letter ahead of the upcoming trial of Taner Klc and the Istanbul Ten
11/21/2017 - 11:39 Zimbabwe: Post-Mugabe government must open new chapter of respect for rights
11/21/2017 - 04:22 Myanmar: Rohingya trapped in dehumanising apartheid regime
11/21/2017 - 02:18 China: Baseless two year prison sentence for prominent human rights lawyer
11/20/2017 - 15:27 Kenya: Authorities must stem communal violence and stop killings by police
11/20/2017 - 05:29 Amnesty reveals alarming impact of online abuse against women
11/17/2017 - 10:55 Kenya: Police must not use lethal force against opposition supporters
11/17/2017 - 04:57 Yemen: USA, UK and France risk complicity in collective punishment of civilians
11/17/2017 - 04:06 Philippines: Battle of Marawi leaves trail of death and destruction
11/16/2017 - 09:55 Cambodia: Banning of opposition party a blatant act of political repression
11/16/2017 - 07:10 Cuba: Job sector, a tool of repression as perceived critics face jobless life
11/16/2017 - 01:30 Equatorial Guinea: Release cartoonist jailed for two months without charge
11/15/2017 - 12:34 Human Rights & Aid Groups Welcome UN Peacekeeper Boost for CAR
11/15/2017 - 08:49 Australia: Amnesty International welcomes historic "Yes" Marriage Equality result
11/15/2017 - 07:46 Zimbabwe: Military officials must safeguard human rights
11/15/2017 - 03:11 Industry giants fail to tackle child labour allegations in cobalt battery supply chains
11/14/2017 - 21:46 Russia: Kremlin tightens stranglehold on foreign media with more repressive legislation
11/13/2017 - 18:29 Myanmar: Military attempts to whitewash crimes against humanity targeting Rohingya
11/13/2017 - 18:16 Nigeria: Deadly mass forced evictions make life misery for waterfront communities
11/13/2017 - 05:25 Norway: Parliament must seize opportunity to save Afghans from the horrors of war
11/13/2017 - 00:43 Syria: Surrender or starve strategy displacing thousands amounts to crimes against humanity
11/09/2017 - 19:25 Egypt: Draft bill to criminalize same-sex relations amid unprecedented homophobic crackdown
11/09/2017 - 10:08 Zimbabwe: Drop absurd charges over Mugabe tweet
11/09/2017 - 09:08 FIFA under pressure over handling of World Cup construction abuse
11/08/2017 - 21:54 Authorities in PNG must allow aid in, must not use force to move refugees out
11/08/2017 - 01:23 China: Veteran democracy activist Yang Tongyan dies while on medical parole
11/06/2017 - 21:02 Manus Island: Court ruling jeopardizes lives
11/06/2017 - 10:43 Pakistan: End enforced disappearances now
11/06/2017 - 09:34 Paradise Papers: Time for action on grand-scale tax abuse
11/03/2017 - 08:15 Afghanistan: ICC investigation request a seminal moment for international justice
11/01/2017 - 06:47 Thailand: Defamation charges dropped against Amnesty International chairperson
10/31/2017 - 11:14 Israel denies entry to Amnesty International staff member
10/31/2017 - 09:01 Afghanistan: Victims of a horrific month of violence must get justice
10/31/2017 - 01:33 Anti-terrorism Detention Regime in the Netherlands Breaches Human Rights
10/30/2017 - 17:50 Norway Family at risk of imminent deportation must not be sent back to danger in Afghanistan
10/30/2017 - 10:11 Venezuela: Repression taken into peoples living rooms as home raids surge
10/30/2017 - 08:06 Bahrain: Relatives of UK-based human rights activist sentenced to three years in prison
10/30/2017 - 04:21 Cameroon: Opposition leader sentenced to 25 years after unfair trial
10/30/2017 - 01:03 Kenya: Violence, killings and intimidation amid election chaos
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