Apr 30 2003 12:00 am
UK: New report says Blair 'weak on guns' and demands tough arms export controls
UK gunrunners will continue to supply arms to conflict zones unless regulations are urgently tightened, say the organisations in a joint report to the Government today (30 April) with other members of...
Apr 30 2003 12:00 am
Iraq: Deaths of civilian demonstrators must be investigated
'There must be an urgent enquiry into these reports. There are very real concerns that the US forces may have used excessive force,' Amnesty International said. 'The USA and the UK must ensure that th...
Apr 29 2003 12:00 am
Kosovo: Minorities are prisoners in their own homes
Prisoners in our own homes": Amnesty International's concerns for the rights of minorities in Kosovo/Kosova reports beatings, stabbings, abductions, drive-by shootings and the use of hand grenades to...
Apr 29 2003 12:00 am
Iraq: Update from Amnesty International mission in Iraq
'The US and UK as occupying powers in Iraq have clear responsibilities to restore law and order and are the current guardians of security,' said Ghanim Alnajjar, a member of the Amnesty International...
Apr 29 2003 12:00 am
Iraq: Update from Amnesty International mission in Iraq
'The US and UK as occupying powers in Iraq have clear responsibilities to restore law and order and are the current guardians of security,' said Ghanim Alnajjar, a member of the Amnesty International...
Apr 29 2003 12:00 am
Iraq: Update from Amnesty International mission in Iraq
'The US and UK as occupying powers in Iraq have clear responsibilities to restore law and order and are the current guardians of security,' said Ghanim Alnajjar, a member of the Amnesty International...
Apr 29 2003 12:00 am
Iraq: Update from Amnesty International mission in Iraq
'The US and UK as occupying powers in Iraq have clear responsibilities to restore law and order and are the current guardians of security,' said Ghanim Alnajjar, a member of the Amnesty International...
Apr 28 2003 12:00 am
Democratic Republic of Congo: International community must stop this carnage for profit
The report states that hundreds of thousands of Congolese civilians that have been tortured and killed during fighting over control of natural resources, while the international community has consiste...
Apr 25 2003 12:00 am
UN Commission on Human Rights criticised for failing to protect human rights in Iraq
In this year's UNCHR session the draft resolution on Iraq has been continuously postponed in efforts to reach a compromise yet still it fails to include human rights monitors. It also limits the remit...
Apr 25 2003 12:00 am
Iraq: Stripped naked and humiliated by US soldiers
The pictures reveal that someone has written the words 'Ali Baba - Haram(i)' (which means Ali Baba - thief) in Arabic on the prisoners' chests. The article quotes a US military officer as saying that...