May 31 2006 12:00 am
Pakistan: Family won't pardon Briton for money
Earlier this week President Pervez Musharraf delayed the hanging of Mirza Tahir Hussain, a British national of Pakistani descent, for a month so that his family could make a last ditch attempt to reac...
May 31 2006 12:00 am
Zimbabwe: Satellite images reveal shocking evidence of the obliteration of a community
Amnesty International today released the first-ever satellite images of the wholesale destruction of a large community in Zimbabwe – providing the clearest possible evidence to date of the devastating...
May 31 2006 12:00 am
Scotland: Amnesty celebrates the Scottish media's contribution to human rights
A BBC documentary of the ‘Glasgow Girls’ wins Amnesty International Scottish Media Award . Amnesty’s Scottish Media Award announced yesterday (31 May,) recognises excellence in human rights journalism...
May 30 2006 12:00 am
Zimbabwe: Satellite images reveal shocking evidence of the obliteration of a community
Amnesty International today released the first-ever satellite images of the wholesale destruction of a large community in Zimbabwe – providing the clearest possible evidence to date of the devastating...
May 26 2006 12:00 am
New Amnesty 45th anniversary campaign tackles internet repression
To mark 45 years since Amnesty International was founded, today (28 May) the organisation launches a new campaign, irrepressible.info, to challenge a new threat to freedom - repression on the internet...
May 25 2006 12:00 am
USA: Blair in USA - PM should call for Guantánamo closure
As Tony Blair prepares for talks with US President Bush in Washington today, Amnesty International said the Prime Minister should call for the US detention centre in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba to be closed....
May 25 2006 12:00 am
Scotland: Westminster Committee agrees – we should be investigating rendition in the UK
Amnesty International today welcomes the report from the Joint Committee on Human Rights (JCHR) calling on the government to investigate allegations of extraordinary rendition flights through UK airpo...
May 22 2006 12:00 am
Worldwide: Amnesty International annual report 2006 published
Speaking at the launch of Amnesty International Report 2006, the organisation’s Secretary General Irene Khan said that the security agenda of the powerful and privileged had diverted the energy and at...
May 16 2006 12:00 am
Wales: Do you think you’re a real man?
Amnesty International Wales and the British Association of Social Workers (Wales) are challenging ‘real men’ from all over Wales to get involved in the campaign to Women's rights's rights's rightss ri...
May 16 2006 12:00 am
Cymru: Ydych chi’n meddwl eich bod yn ddyn go iawn?
Mae Amnest Rhyngwladol Cymru a Chymdeithas Brydeinig Gweithwyr Cymdeithasol (Cymru) yn herio ‘dynion go iawn’ o Gymru gyfan i gymryd rhan yn yr ymgyrch i Atal Trais yn erbyn Merched. Bydd y ddwy gymde...