April 2020 (5)
Apr 29 2020 3:59PM
Lockdown activities for you

Amnesty International is still here during lockdown to help people all over the world for whom the Coronavirus pandemic is causing danger and great distress? The Amnesty International UK website has lots of ideas for you to take action...

Apr 23 2020 5:32PM
The case of Azza Soliman

Stratford on Avon Amnesty group has been supporting Egyptian human rights worker Azza Soliman with cards sent both to her and to President Sisi. We have heard that sadly, her appeal hearing against her travel ban, listed this week, has...

Apr 23 2020 5:18PM
Urgent Action : Alaa Abdel Fattah and Mohamed al-Baqer

HEALTH CONCERNS FOR ACTIVIST AND LAWYER On 15 April 2020, the lawyers of activist Alaa Abdel Fattah – who has been unlawfully detained since September 2019 – learnt that he is on hunger strike at Tora Maximum Security Prison 2. The...

Apr 22 2020 1:13PM
Nazanin's furlough extended

Stratford Amnesty group is pleased to learn that Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has had her furlough from prison in Teheran extended for a further month so she will be able to continue to live with her parents. We hope this may prove a...

Apr 19 2020 3:15PM
Urgent Action for Ibrahim Ezz El-Din, a detained researcher in a critical condition

Please join us in taking action on behalf of Ibrahim Ezz El-Din, a detained human rights researcher currently detained in Egypt's Tora Prison where he is at particular risk if exposed to COVID-19. Ibrahim remains in pre-trial detention...