Oct 05 2004 12:00 am
Israel/Occupied Territories: Excessive Use Of Force In Gaza Incursion Condemned

In the past week (since the evening of Tuesday 28 September) more than 70 Palestinians have been killed, more than a third of whom were unarmed and including some 20 Children's rights. Hundreds of...

Oct 04 2004 12:00 am
Zimbabwe: Another Death at Porta Farm - 11 People Dead Following Police Misuse of Tear Gas

On 22 September Amnesty International reported that 10 people had died at Porta Farm, following exposure to tear gas. Relatives of the 10 deceased have confirmed this information to Amnesty...

Oct 04 2004 12:00 am
Jamaica: Worldwide Forensic Expert to Observe Autopsies of August Town Killings

Members of the community claiming to be eye witnesses reportedly stated that soldiers approached Alcott because he was smoking marijuana and shot him in the stomach. As he attempted to flee the fire...

Oct 04 2004 12:00 am
China: School Trips to the Executioner

The schoolChildren's rights were part of an audience of 2,500 people. Held in a gymnasium in Changsha, capital of central Hunan province, the sentencing rally was timed to coincide with the Mid-Autumn...

Oct 01 2004 12:00 am
UK: Amnesty International Submission to House Of Lords Opposing Indefinite Detention

Next week, from Monday 4 October 2004, an Amnesty International delegate will also be observing the proceedings before the Appellate Committee of the House of Lords (the House of Lords) in the case of...