Amnesty International Press Release

09/12/2018 - 16:06 Zimbabwe: Cholera outbreak highlights failure to invest in infrastructure and health system
09/11/2018 - 14:35 Nigeria: Release presidential panel report to ensure transparency and accountability
09/10/2018 - 17:02 Cambodia: Release of Kem Sokha must be made permanent
09/10/2018 - 16:16 Curacao: Authorities are denying protection to people fleeing the crisis in Venezuela
09/10/2018 - 15:40 Russia: Police crush peaceful protests and arrest hundreds including children
09/10/2018 - 14:57 Viet Nam: Amnesty International senior official refused entry amid growing intolerance of freedom of expression
09/08/2018 - 16:13 Iran: Executions of three Iranian Kurds an outrage
09/08/2018 - 15:46 Egypt: Death sentences and heavy prison terms handed down in disgraceful mass trial
09/07/2018 - 16:26 Iran: Two Iranian Kurds at imminent risk of execution after convictions tainted by torture allegations
09/07/2018 - 16:13 Iraq: Deaths of protesters in Basra must be effectively investigated
09/07/2018 - 09:07 Morocco: Relentless crackdown on thousands of sub-Saharan migrants and refugees is unlawful
09/07/2018 - 08:20 Myanmar: ICC decision opens a clear avenue for justice for the Rohingya
09/06/2018 - 11:00 Moldova: Seven people deported to Turkey despite major human rights concerns
09/06/2018 - 10:00 South Sudan: Sentencing of soldiers for killing journalist and raping aid workers a step forward for justice
09/06/2018 - 09:32 Pacific Islands Forum: Australia must tackle refugee crisis in Nauru as regional summit closes
09/05/2018 - 10:30 Israel/OPT: Israeli court approves a war crime by ruling in favour of demolishing the entire village of Khan al-Ahmar
09/05/2018 - 10:14 Syria: Millions of civilian lives depend on outcome of Tehran Summit
09/05/2018 - 09:32 Qatar: Partial abolition of exit permit lifts travel restrictions for most migrant workers
09/04/2018 - 11:27 South Sudan: Arbitrary arrests, torture of detainees despite repeated promises
09/04/2018 - 10:40 Guatemala: Discriminatory law puts at risk the lives and rights of thousands of women, girls and LGBTI people
09/04/2018 - 10:02 Iran: Husband of hunger-striking human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh arrested
09/03/2018 - 11:14 Russia: Chechen refugee forcibly disappeared after being unlawfully deported from Poland
09/03/2018 - 10:21 Myanmar: Guilty verdict against Reuters journalists sends stark warning on press freedom
09/03/2018 - 10:03 Malaysia: Caning of two women a terrible day for human rights
09/03/2018 - 09:11 Venezuela: Regional governments must provide protection for people fleeing the country
09/03/2018 - 08:50 DRC: Authorities must halt crackdown on peaceful protests
09/03/2018 - 08:07 Iran: Arrests of lawyers and womens rights activists signal intensifying crackdown on civil society
09/01/2018 - 04:34 Kenya: Crackdown on irregular migrants risks sparking xenophobia
08/31/2018 - 11:41 Guatemala: President Morales tries to stop the fight against impunity
08/31/2018 - 09:01 Taiwan: First execution under President Tsai Ing-wen a crushing setback to abolition hopes
08/30/2018 - 18:03 Eswatini: Forced evictions expose flawed land laws as hundreds face homelessness
08/29/2018 - 17:40 Pacific Islands Forum: Regional leaders must act to halt escalating child health crisis in Nauru
08/28/2018 - 07:10 Turkey: We will not rest until they are all free, Amnesty chief vows
08/28/2018 - 06:37 Yemen: Scathing UN report underscores need for arms embargo, tougher scrutiny
08/27/2018 - 07:01 Democratic Republic of Congo: Free peaceful church protest youth activists
08/27/2018 - 06:30 Americas States can make history by signing regional environmental treaty
08/27/2018 - 05:41 UN report adds to mountain of evidence of Myanmars atrocities against ethnic minorities
08/27/2018 - 05:09 UN: Decisive action needed to ban killer robots - before its too late
08/27/2018 - 04:58 Detention of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists when visiting mainland China must be investigated
08/24/2018 - 06:21 Cuba: New administrations Decree 349 is a dystopian prospect for Cubas artists
08/24/2018 - 05:58 Women human rights defenders call on EU foreign affairs ministers for support amid unprecedented crackdown on activists
08/23/2018 - 16:07 Myanmar: Shameful anniversary highlights lack of accountability for atrocities against Rohingya
08/23/2018 - 15:55 Saudi Arabia: Outrageous ongoing detention of womens rights defenders reaches 100 days
08/23/2018 - 14:02 USA: Floridas diehard pursuit of the death penalty is a blot on the Sunshine State
08/23/2018 - 05:46 Uganda: Drop fabricated treason charges and set Bobi Wine free
08/22/2018 - 15:17 Saudi Arabia: Appalling plan to execute female activist must be stopped
08/22/2018 - 14:35 Tajikistan: Release of independent journalist a rare victory for freedom of expression
08/21/2018 - 00:49 Indonesia: Prison sentence for blasphemy over mosque noise complaint must be reversed
08/20/2018 - 01:27 Cambodia: Land rights activist Tep Vanny released from prison following royal pardon
08/19/2018 - 23:55 UN/Tokyo: Brazen treaty violations overshadow arms control conference
08/18/2018 - 01:45 UN: Kofi Annan, lifelong champion of justice, peace and dignity
08/16/2018 - 23:53 Malaysia: 100 days in power - government still has much to do on human rights
08/16/2018 - 19:42 Uganda: Opposition MPs must not be tried in military court
08/16/2018 - 08:14 Turkey: Released Amnesty Chair hopes justice will prevail for all victims of politically motivated prosecutions
08/16/2018 - 06:42 Afghanistan: Student massacre is a war crime
08/16/2018 - 05:58 Kazakhstan: Feminist LGBTI activist standing trial for photoshoot
08/16/2018 - 01:50 Yemen: Human rights activist abducted by the Huthi armed group must be released
08/15/2018 - 23:54 Bigger, bolder and more inclusive: Kumi Naidoo sets out his vision for human rights
08/15/2018 - 23:50 Indonesia: Dozens killed on the streets in police crackdown ahead of Asian Games
08/15/2018 - 17:58 Malaysia: Convictions of two women sentenced to caning for having sexual relations must be quashed
08/15/2018 - 08:18 Turkey: Amnesty Turkeys Chair released after more than a year behind bars
08/15/2018 - 08:08 Mauritania: Arrests of opposition leader, anti-slavery activist and two journalists point to worrying pre-election crackdown
08/15/2018 - 06:27 Senegal: Unfair trials of senior opposition members spark human rights concerns ahead of UN review
08/14/2018 - 18:54 Egypt: Five years after Rabaa Massacre, impunity continues to fuel unprecedented rights crisis
08/14/2018 - 10:12 Italy/Malta: Stop playing with refugee and migrants lives by closing ports
08/14/2018 - 09:36 Mozambique: Effectively closing the media space with exorbitant accreditation fees
08/13/2018 - 04:20 Azerbaijan: Prisoner of conscience Ilgar Mammadovs early release is long overdue
08/10/2018 - 08:31 Libya: Tawergha IDP camp attacked by militia in danger of further attack and demolition
08/10/2018 - 06:18 Cuba: Leader of opposition group held incommunicado
08/10/2018 - 04:07 Cameroon: New video shows more brutal killings by armed forces
08/08/2018 - 23:37 Argentina: Senators squander an historic opportunity upon rejecting the legalization of abortion
08/08/2018 - 23:34 Kenya: Indigenous peoples targeted as forced evictions continue despite government promises
08/08/2018 - 22:46 UN: New High Commissioner will enter a tumultuous era for human rights
08/08/2018 - 22:42 Ecuador: International coalition calls on President Moreno to protect Natures Guardians after attacks
08/07/2018 - 23:05 Egypt: Amal Fathy referral to trial a shocking case of injustice
08/07/2018 - 23:01 Malaysia: Ministers removal of LGBTI activists portraits a deeply discriminatory act
08/07/2018 - 22:50 United Nations Human Rights Committee calls on Liberia to Prosecute Perpetrators of Civil War Atrocities
08/07/2018 - 21:53 DRC: Kabilas decision not to run must be followed by concrete human rights steps
08/07/2018 - 21:51 Responsibility for surging death toll in Central Med laid squarely at Europe's door
08/07/2018 - 00:37 Cote dIvoire: No Amnesty for Serious Crimes of 2010-11 Crisis
08/06/2018 - 23:52 Raqqa civilian killings admission tip of the iceberg for US-led Coalition military operation in Syria
08/06/2018 - 22:36 Argentina: Senators have a chance to say goodbye to unsafe abortion
08/06/2018 - 04:40 Bangladesh: Release photographer and end violent crackdown on student protests
08/05/2018 - 22:23 Saudi Arabia: International community must speak up for human rights defenders after Canadian ambassador expelled
08/02/2018 - 23:44 Zimbabwe: Rein in security forces and stop mass arrests in wake of disputed vote
08/01/2018 - 05:39 Zimbabwe: Investigate the armys conduct in post-election killings
08/01/2018 - 05:18 Amnesty International staff targeted with malicious spyware
08/01/2018 - 04:46 Google: Dark day for internet freedom if tech giant accepts Chinas extreme censorship
08/01/2018 - 03:24 Saudi Arabia: Two more women human rights activists arrested in unrelenting crackdown
07/31/2018 - 09:45 China: Thirty people detained at factory worker protest must be released
07/31/2018 - 03:55 Mexico: Authorities claims of progress on disappearances in Nuevo Laredo ring hollow
07/31/2018 - 03:26 Colombia: Killing of nine people in Catatumbo reflects wave of violence
07/31/2018 - 03:18 Argentina: Investigation into the Santiago Maldonado case must be carried out impartially and without interference
07/31/2018 - 03:17 Nigeria: Thousands living in fear as Zamfara armed bandits ramp up attacks
07/30/2018 - 07:31 Malaysia: Acquittal of Zunar and others must lead to repeal of draconian sedition law
07/30/2018 - 04:55 Op-Ed: Eritrea: no more excuses for indefinite national service
07/29/2018 - 08:28 Israel/OPT: Ahed Tamimi release a bittersweet moment as other Palestinian children languish in Israeli jails
07/27/2018 - 09:57 Cuba: 100 days in, new administration has yet to dismantle repressive state machinery
07/27/2018 - 09:33 Paraguay: Acquittal of campesinos accused in Curuguaty case is a victory for human rights
07/26/2018 - 09:48 Italy: Authorities defy European Courts ruling and render dozens of Roma homeless
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