Apr 12 2006 12:00 am
UK: The killing of Jean Charles De Menezes - let justice take its course

On 5 December 2006, in the High Court of England and Wales, lawyers acting on behalf of the family of Jean Charles de Menezes will challenge - by way of judicial review - the decision of the Crown...

Apr 12 2006 12:00 am
UK: Control orders unlawful: Amnesty reaction

Amnesty International today (12 April) reacted to a High Court declaration that the Government's anti-terror laws are "incompatible" with human rights laws. Amnesty International UK Campaigns Director...

Apr 12 2006 12:00 am
Israel and the Occupied Territories: Gaza shelling must stop

Amnesty International is calling on the Israeli army to immediately end its air bombardments and shelling of civilian residential areas in the Gaza Strip. At least two Palestinian Children's rights...

Apr 11 2006 12:00 am
Nepal: Amnesty urges government to rein in the security forces

Amnesty International today urged the Nepalese government to rein in the security forces, saying it feared an increase in violence over coming days.Three people were killed and many more were injured...

Apr 07 2006 12:00 am
Central African Republic: Government must bring to justice soldiers who killed civilians

Amnesty International is gravely concerned about a continuing failure by the government of the Central African Republic to take action against members of its security forces who have reportedly killed...

Apr 05 2006 12:00 am
UK: New report reveals fresh details of CIA rendition flights and black site detentions

Front companies, private planes and secret underground prisons part of illegal operation Amnesty International today (5 April) called for a full independent public inquiry into all aspects of the UK’s...

Apr 05 2006 12:00 am
Scotland: New report reveals fresh details of CIA rendition flights linked to Scotland

Front companies, private planes and secret underground prisons part of illegal operationAmnesty International today (5 April) called for a full independent public inquiry into all aspects of the UK’s...

Apr 04 2006 12:00 am
UK: The Big Chill and Amnesty International UK announce partnership for this year’s festival

The Big Chill are delighted to announce that they will be supporting Amnesty International at this year’s festival at Eastnor Deer Park, Malvern Hills, Herefordshire (August 4-6, 2006). The...

Apr 03 2006 12:00 am
NI: Real men say no to violence against Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights

Amnesty will promote an event for the real men of Northern Ireland to stand up and be counted and make sure that violence against Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights is not...

Apr 03 2006 12:00 am
UK: Nine in ten people in Britain back tougher rules for business, as new campaign for company law reform is launched

Nine out of ten people in Britain want the Government to bring in enforceable rules to ensure businesses minimise any harm from their operations, especially to poor communities and the environment...