• Oct 20 2014
  • 6:56pm
Pakistan: ban on anti-government TV channel condemned
‘Journalists in Pakistan are under attack from all sides’ - Mustafa Qadri  
  • Oct 20 2014
  • 11:43am
200,000 people call for release of Uzbekistani prisoner of conscience
Uzbekistan embassy in London has previously secretly filmed Amnesty staff raising Dilorom Abdukadirova’s case  
  • Oct 20 2014
  • 11:41am
South Korea: Government facilitating trafficking and abuse of migrant labour
The South Korean government must end the exploitation and widespread use of forced labour of migrant agricultural workers, Amnesty International said, as it published a new report that reveals how
  • Oct 17 2014
  • 5:31pm
Italy's cessation of search-and-rescue in Mediterranean could be 'catastrophic'
Decision could have ‘catastrophic and deadly consequences’ - John Dalhuisen  
  • Oct 16 2014
  • 6:44pm
Pakistan: Death sentence for Christian woman latest 'poisonous' blasphemy law outrage
A Pakistani court’s decision to uphold the death sentence against a Christian woman convicted of blasphemy is the latest unjust use of ‘poisonous’ blasphemy laws in the country, A
  • Oct 16 2014
  • 5:33pm
‘Syria a killing-field for journalists’ – war photographer to tell Belfast audience
A second talk about the war in Syria has been added to the Ulster Bank Belfast Festival at Queen’s, on Monday 20 October at 9:15pm in the Great Hall Queen’s University Belfast, due to p
  • Oct 16 2014
  • 4:28pm
Students' disappearance throws global spotlight on one of Mexico's 'darkest open secrets'
Responding to the news that 28 bodies found in mass graves apparently do not belong to any of the 43 students who disappeared last month at the hands of local police in the city of Iguala, Mexico,
  • Oct 16 2014
  • 4:22pm
Major Syria conference being held in Manchester - Fri 17 October
‘This conference will show that there are practical actions that can still be taken to improve life for all Syrian civilians’ - Kristyan Benedict 
  • Oct 16 2014
  • 11:42am
Fresh call for release of Bahraini teachers union head Mahdi Abu Dheeb (London embassy meeting)
Amnesty and union leaders handing petition to Bahraini ambassador in London today