Dec 17 2014 12:17 pm
British man in secret detention in Ethiopia six months after rendition
‘I appeal to the UK to not forget Andy and to make every effort to ensure his safety’ - partner of Andargachew Tsege
Dec 17 2014 12:07 pm
Protection plan for Afghanistan a 'glimmer of hope at a bleak year's end'
Amnesty International today welcomed the publication of an
Dec 16 2014 4:45 pm
Iran: child offender among ten Kurds on hunger strike facing execution
‘It is truly deplorable that the Iranian authorities are playing games with the lives of these men in such a manner’ - Hassiba Hadj Sahraou i
Dec 16 2014 3:32 pm
Jimmy Mubenga case: Extremely disappointing verdict, says Amnesty
Responding to the news that three employees from security firm G4S have been found not guilty of the manslaughter of Angolan national Jimmy Mubenga on a flight from London Heathrow in 2010, Amnesty
Dec 16 2014 2:04 pm
Pakistan: Sickening Taliban school attack highlights vulnerability of civilians
The Taliban attack on a school in the Pakistani city of Peshawar today shows a merciless disregard for human life and highlights the urgent need for protection of civilians in the area, Amnesty Int
Dec 15 2014 4:44 pm
Yemen: point-blank killing of Southern Movement activist must be investigated
‘This shocking, deliberate killing appears to be an extrajudicial execution prompted by Khaled Al-Junaidi’s peaceful activism’ - Said Boumedouha
Dec 15 2014 11:02 am
Lord Mayor lays flowers at unmarked mass graves to remember Belfast's ‘forgotten babies’
Amnesty calls for inquiry into Mother and Baby Homes in Northern Ireland
Dec 10 2014 8:12 pm
Brazil: Truth Commission opens route to justice for victims of military rule
Today’s presentation of the final report of Brazil’s National Truth Commission ( Comissão Nacional da Verdade , CNV ) marks an historic step in the country’s
Dec 10 2014 7:02 pm
West Bank: call for independent investigation into protest death of Palestinian minister
‘This appears to be a tragedy that could have been avoided’ - Philip Luther