• Jul 25 2014
  • 5:01pm
Burundi: Impending conflict fears as country terrorised by youth wing
Government’s youth wing kill, harass and beat opponents  Public gatherings banned
  • Jul 24 2014
  • 6:22pm
ICC's move to rubber-stamp Al-Senussi's trial in Libya is wrong decision
‘Today’s decision, which effectively sanctions unfair legal proceedings against Abdallah al-Senussi, is deeply troubling’ - Stephanie Barbour
  • Jul 22 2014
  • 3:09pm
Singapore athletes arrive for Glasgow 2014 as double execution scheduled
Glasgow welcomed team Singapore to the Commonwealth Games on Sunday as news of a reprehensible u-turn on the death penalty by the island nation reached Amnesty.
  • Jul 21 2014
  • 7:06pm
Israel/Gaza: attacks on hospitals are possible war crimes
Over 20,000 people support new call on Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond to stop UK arms transfers to Israel  
  • Jul 18 2014
  • 9:56pm
Israel / Gaza: Attacks show a flagrant disregard for civilian life
Israel’s ground assault on the Gaza Strip, which began last night after 10 days of attacks by Israeli forces and Palestinian armed groups, accentuates the need for urgent international action
  • Jul 18 2014
  • 9:53pm
Singapore: Double execution is massive leap backwards
Singapore has taken a reprehensible U-turn by executing the first two prisoners since 2011, Amnesty International and the Anti-Death Penalty Asia Network (ADPAN) said today.
  • Jul 18 2014
  • 4:58pm
Hearing on mass government surveillance wraps up after 'farcical' week
Meanwhile ‘power grab’ by security services condemned, as new surveillance law rushed through