Nov 28 2005 12:00 am
Burma: Aung San Suu Kyi must be released
Following media reports that the authorities may be planning to extend Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's house arrest for another year, Amnesty International called for her immediate and unconditional release, a...
Nov 25 2005 12:00 am
Wales: Service in Llandaff Cathedral in support of the Women's rights's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights campaign
On Friday 25th November 2005, there was a special service at Llandaff Cathedral, in support of the Women's rights's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights Campaign. The candle lighting eve...
Nov 25 2005 12:00 am
Cymru: Gwasanaeth yn Eglwys Gadeiriol Llandaff er mwyn cefnogi’r Ymgyrch i Atal Trais yn Erbyn Menywod
Ddydd Gwener 25 Tachwedd 2005, cafwyd gwasanaeth arbennig yn Eglwys Gadeiriol Llandaf, er mwyn cefnogi’r Ymgyrch i Atal Trais yn Erbyn Menywod. Fe fu’r noson cynnau canhwyllau yn gyntaf mewn cyfres o...
Nov 25 2005 12:00 am
Cymru: Gwasanaeth yn Eglwys Gadeiriol Llandaff er mwyn cefnogi’r Ymgyrch i Atal Trais yn Erbyn Menywod
Ddydd Gwener 25 Tachwedd 2005, cafwyd gwasanaeth arbennig yn Eglwys Gadeiriol Llandaf, er mwyn cefnogi’r Ymgyrch i Atal Trais yn Erbyn Menywod. Fe fu’r noson cynnau canhwyllau yn gyntaf mewn cyfres o...
Nov 24 2005 12:00 am
Barcelona 10 years on: Amnesty International challenges EU to live up to human rights obligations
In a briefing paper issued today, "Ten years of EUROMED: Time to end the human rights deficit" (available at www.amnesty-eu.org ), the organisation warns that by not making Member States respect basic...
Nov 23 2005 12:00 am
Scotland: Poetry Event to Women's rights's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights
Amnesty International staged a poetry event featuring four highly acclaimed Scottish Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights poets in Edinburgh on 24th November. The event was part...
Nov 23 2005 12:00 am
Georgia: Torture and ill-treatment two years after the Rose Revolution
The methods used to torture or ill-treat detainees, as indicated in reports received by Amnesty International since the “Rose Revolution”, include: electric shocks putting plastic bags over the he...
Nov 21 2005 12:00 am
UK: New poll finds a third of people believe women who flirt partially responsible for being raped
The poll, 'Sexual Assault Research', published today (21 November) as part of Amnesty International's Women's rights&#
Nov 21 2005 12:00 am
UK: Forcible return to Iraq would be unlawful
The assumption that people can return to Iraq in safety and with dignity because they are returned to Kurdish areas is a dangerous proposition. The UK should carefully consider the consequences that i...
Nov 18 2005 12:00 am
UK: Largest-ever gathering of former Guantánamo prisoners and prisoners' families, US must give independent UN experts full access to Guantánamo
Amnesty International and Reprieve made the call as they announced the largest ever gathering of former "war on terror" prisoners and their families to highlight an increasingly globalised network of...