Jul 22 2015 8:06 pm
Latest Kincora revelations - Amnesty demands investigation by child abuse inquiry

‘Latest revelations will only fuel public disquiet that Kincora has been excluded from the one inquiry with a chance of getting at the truth.’

Jul 22 2015 1:45 pm
Northern Ireland: Amnesty response to court of appeal ruling on abortion

Responding to the Court of Appeal’s decision to rule against a legal challenge to the UK Health Secretary's policy of not allowing abortions on the NHS for women who travel to England and

Jul 21 2015 2:32 pm
France "on the brink" as ruling due on controversial surveillance law

France’s Constitutional Council is to rule this week on a draft Intelligence bill that would grant the authorities expansive surveillance powers.

Jul 18 2015 4:08 pm
CHAD: TIME FOR JUSTICE FOR VICTIMS OF HISSENE HABRE’S REGIME

CHAD: TIME FOR JUSTICE FOR VICTIMS OF HISSENE HABRE’S REGIME

Jul 16 2015 12:42 pm
China crackdown on lawyers: 200 rounded up in past week, some face 15 years in jail

“The scale and severity of this crackdown is unprecedented.” – William Nee

Jul 15 2015 6:02 pm
Egypt: draconian counter-terrorism law would seriously undermine human rights

‘The counter-terrorism law is a clear knee-jerk reaction to consolidate the authorities’ iron grip on power’ - Said Boumedouha

Jul 11 2015 9:40 am
China: Dozens of human rights lawyers targeted in nationwide crackdown

The Chinese authorities must end their assault on human rights lawyers, Amnesty International said on Saturday, after more than 50 lawyers and activists were targeted by police in a nationwide crac

Jul 11 2015 9:01 am
Sudan: Ten Christian women at risk of flogging for 'indecent dress'

“A hem-line is not a crime.” – Sarah Jackson

Jul 11 2015 12:00 am
Srebrenica: families of victims 'still waiting for justice

‘Twenty years on, leaders in Bosnia and Herzegovina are refusing to admit where the bodies are buried’ - John Dalhuisen