Nov 21 2013 6:00 pm
Libya: authorities must protect Tripoli residents from militias

‘Two years of militia appeasement have led to a situation where abductions, torture and killings have become the norm in Libya’ - Hassiba Hadj Sahraoui

Nov 21 2013 12:27 pm
Thousands of Indonesian women trafficked to Hong Kong face domestic slavery - new report

Thousands of Indonesian women trafficked to Hong Kong face slavery-like conditions as domestic workers, with both governments failing to protect them from widespread abuse and exploitation, Amnesty In

Nov 20 2013 12:42 pm
Afghanistan: War crimes investigations must be part of security deal with USA

Afghan leaders meeting in Kabul this week should demand accountability for war crimes allegedly committed by US military forces in the country, said Amnesty International.

Nov 20 2013 12:27 pm
Russia: call for repeal of foreign agents law after 'grim' year of NGO persecution

‘The “foreign agents law” was designed to stigmatise and discredit NGOs engaged in human rights’ - John Dalhuisen

Nov 19 2013 4:06 pm
Bulgaria: 'Inhuman conditions' spark protests at refugee camp

1,000 held in metal containers, tents and dilapidated buildings at former military base

Nov 19 2013 3:44 pm
Central African Republic: UN Peacekeeping force must be deployed immediately

Amnesty International is calling for the immediate establishment of a UN peacekeeping force in the Central African Republic, as human rights abuses in the country reach unprecedented levels.

Nov 18 2013 2:25 pm
Indonesia executes fifth prisoner this year in secret

The execution of a Pakistani man in Indonesia on Sunday, carried out in secret, is a shocking and regressive step, said Amnesty International today.

Nov 17 2013 9:00 pm
Qatar: FIFA must not tolerate human rights abuses on construction projects for 2022 World Cup - new report

Migrant workers report being ‘treated like cattle’ Subcontractors for Qatar Petroleum, Hyundai E&C and OHL Construction linked to exploitation

Nov 17 2013 11:00 am
Sri Lanka: World must not abandon Sri Lanka's victims after CHOGM

The international community must keep up pressure on the Sri Lankan government to address its human rights crisis, Amnesty International said as the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in