Nov 30 2007 12:00 am
Uganda: Justice system fails victims of sexual violence
Amnesty International today accused the criminal justice system in northern Uganda of ignoring, denying and tacitly condoning violence against Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's right...
Nov 30 2007 12:00 am
Scotland: Amnesty warns government over roll out of tasers
Amnesty International stepped up its campaign this week against the roll out of tasers in Scotland. Amnesty International’s Scottish Office has submitted a written response to the Scottish Government’...
Nov 30 2007 12:00 am
New Nick Broomfield film calls on MPs to help change UK policy making refused asylum seekers destitute
A campaigning film with a difference opens in parliament on Tuesday 4 December. Still Human Still Here: The Destitution of Refused Asylum Seekers , produced by Nick Broomfield for Amnesty Internationa...
Nov 29 2007 12:00 am
Chad: UN must deploy adequately resourced forces immediately
Amnesty International today warned that the lack of technical support for peacekeeping forces in Chad, Darfur and the Central African Republic is endangering people's lives and setting the internation...
Nov 28 2007 12:00 am
Russian Federation: systematic repression on eve of elections
Protesters beaten and arrested, trials unfair, media threatened and political activist shot dead Amnesty International today expressed grave concern about the Russian authorities' systematic disregard...
Nov 28 2007 12:00 am
Northern Ireland: Abused Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights in Northern Ireland have least access to support services in UK
Abused Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights in Northern Ireland have least access to support services in UK The End Violence Against Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's ri...
Nov 28 2007 12:00 am
Equality and human rights commission/ End Violence Against Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights coalition
Urgent action needed for Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights affected by violence The Commission for Equality and Human Rights and the coalition, End Violence Against Women's ri...
Nov 28 2007 12:00 am
Burma: arrests continue
Military junta targets human rights activists, ethnic leaders and politicians as number detained since September’s protests rises to 700 Amnesty International today condemned the new arrests of politi...
Nov 28 2007 12:00 am
Abused Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights in Northern Ireland have least access to support services in UK
The End Violence Against Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights's rights Coalition – of which Amnesty International is part – is today calling on the Northern Ireland Government to provide...
Nov 26 2007 12:00 am
UK: Amnesty releases 'ten good reasons why extending pre-charge detention is a bad idea'
Amnesty International UK today released ‘Ten good reasons why extending pre-charge detention is a bad idea’, outlining the strong case against government proposals to extend the time for which police...