• Mar 30 2015
  • 5:06pm
South Africa: President Zuma must make Marikana findings public
South African President Jacob Zuma must make public the findings of the Marikana Commission of Inquiry into the violence that that led to the killings of 34 striking miners on 16 August 2012 and th
  • Mar 30 2015
  • 4:32pm
Bangladesh: 'Utter failure' to protect bloggers condemned after second killing
“How many more bloggers will have to be attacked before action is taken?" - Abbas Faiz
  • Mar 30 2015
  • 12:21pm
Sierra Leone: Preventing pregnant girls from taking exams is discriminatory warns Amnesty
“This is the latest blow for girls in Sierra Leone who have already faced so much” – Naomi McAuliffe  
  • Mar 26 2015
  • 4:57pm
Mexico: Six months of failure in search for missing students
The Mexican authorities have made shamefully little progress in their investigation into the enforced disappearance of 43 student teachers from Guerrero State, said Amnesty International today, six
  • Mar 26 2015
  • 4:40pm
Spain: Parliament to vote on 'draconian' reforms that restrict rights of Spanish citizens, migrants and refugees
Draconian reforms to two pieces of Spanish legislation are an assault on the rights of its citizens as well as an attempt to formalise abusive practices against migrants and refugees, said Amnesty
  • Mar 26 2015
  • 1:00am
Hamas committed multiple war crimes with 'indiscriminate' rockets and mortars - new report
The ‘circle of fear has widened’ in Israel One Palestinian rocket killed 13 Palestinian civilians in Gaza itself
  • Mar 24 2015
  • 7:03pm
Yemen: human rights 'in free-fall' as at least eight protesters killed
‘The Huthi leadership must immediately rein in the security forces and armed men under its control’ - Said Boumedouha  
  • Mar 24 2015
  • 3:13pm
Utah's reintroduction of firing squads is USA’s latest attempt to 'fix the unfixable'
‘The Utah legislature should be expending its energies on abolishing the death penalty, not trying to fix the unfixable’ - Rob Freer