Jun 25 2015 10:07 am
Greece: Humanitarian crisis mounts as refugee support system pushed to breaking point
A sharp increase in refugees arriving on Greece’s Aegean islands is pushing an already faltering reception system to breaking point and is symptomatic of a failure by Europe’s leaders t
Jun 24 2015 11:21 am
Guided walking tour of London's 'sites of torture' - Sunday 28 June
‘Where else would you get gentle exercise and grotesque torture all in one package?’ - Dan Jones
Jun 23 2015 6:24 pm
Armenia: Investigate alleged police abuses after peaceful protesters blasted with water cannon
The Armenian authorities must urgently launch a thorough investigation into allegations that police used excessive force – including dousing people with water cannon – to disperse a mai
Jun 22 2015 5:42 pm
UN report on Gaza conflict an 'important step' for justice
‘This report marks an important step towards accountability for all the victims and their families’ - Philip Luther
Jun 22 2015 12:58 pm
UK: Unlawful spying on two organisations reinforces need for intelligence services to end mass surveillance
‘Knowing your mail has been read can stifle people into silence’ – Rachel Logan
Jun 22 2015 12:27 pm
Graffiti artist Pure Evil designs new t-shirt for Stop Torture campaign
‘I wanted to make an image that any idiot could understand’ - Pure Evil
Jun 18 2015 1:40 pm
Amnesty welcomes Northern Ireland same-sex marriage call by Sir Ian McKellen
Amnesty International has welcomed the support of Hollywood film star Sir Ian McKellen for the introduction of same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland.
Jun 18 2015 1:24 pm
USA: all 50 states fail international standards on police use of lethal force - new report
‘A nationwide review of lethal force laws, policies and training is urgently needed’ - Steven W Hawkins