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Mar 13 2014 12:00 pm
China: Website founder detained in latest phase of 'concerted campaign of intimidation'

The Chinese authorities must immediately release the founder of a human rights website who has been detained following a police raid on his home, Amnesty International said today.

Mar 12 2014 6:58 pm
Russia: court to consider 'Soviet'-style psychiatric detention of protester tomorrow

Mikhail Kosenko already detained for more than a year-and-a-half

Mar 12 2014 5:22 pm
David Cameron should raise killings of Palestinian civilians during Middle East trip

PM should raise concern over ‘trigger-happy’ Israeli soldiers

Mar 11 2014 11:42 am
Major new book calls for radical changes to stop corporate abuses

Amnesty International has launched a major new publication on the right to remedy for victims of corporate human rights abuses.

Mar 10 2014 2:39 pm
Amnesty briefs US politicians on 'dealing with the past' in Northern Ireland in advance of St Patrick's day

Amnesty International is to brief US politicians in Washington DC this week on the ongoing failure to adequately investigate past human rights violations and abuses in Northern Ireland, in advance

Mar 10 2014 11:18 am
Syria: new report shows war crimes being committed in horrific siege of Yarmouk

At least 128 Yarmouk residents have starved to death since last July

Mar 07 2014 6:03 pm
Stars write to Cameron about Afghan women for International Women's Day

Keira Knightley, Joseph Fiennes, Salma Hayek, Benedict Cumberbatch, Michael Sheen among stars who write to David Cameron about women in Afghanistan on International Women’s Day

Mar 07 2014 5:40 pm
Crimea: human rights monitors urgently needed as harassment and threats increase

‘The OSCE must quickly establish a strong monitoring mission and enjoy unimpeded access to all parts of Ukraine’ - John Dalhuisen

Mar 07 2014 2:23 pm
DRC warlord Katanga found guilty of war crimes at International Criminal Court

The International Criminal Court has convicted Germain Katanga, a rebel leader from the Democratic Republic of Congo for his part in a vicious attack on a village in eastern Congo where civilians w