Sep 25 2015 1:07 pm
Colombia: Agreement must guarantee justice for the millions of victims of the armed conflict

The agreement on transitional justice signed yesterday by the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) offers a ray of hope to the millions of victims of human rig

Sep 25 2015 1:00 pm
Yemen: UN inquiry needed after six months of devastating Saudi-led intervention

More than 2,100 civilians, including at least 400 children, killed

Sep 24 2015 5:00 pm
One year on from disappearance of Mexican students, reckless investigation shows government cover-up

The Mexican authorities’ reckless handling of an investigation into the enforced disappearance of 43 trainee teachers a year ago this week, exposes a scandalous cover-up orchestrated by the h

Sep 24 2015 12:17 pm
EU summit: "Continuation of a failed strategy" to tackle refugee crisis

Responding to the outcome early this morning of the EU leaders meeting on the refugee crisis, John Dalhuisen, Director of Amnesty International’s Europe programme, said:

Sep 24 2015 12:17 pm
EU summit: "Continuation of a failed strategy" to tackle refugee crisis

Responding to the outcome early this morning of the EU leaders meeting on the refugee crisis, John Dalhuisen, Director of Amnesty International’s Europe programme, said:

Sep 24 2015 12:11 pm
2024 Olympics: "Astonishing" omission of human rights in Host City Contract

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has failed to include an explicit requirement to respect and protect human rights in the Host City Contract for the 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympics pu

Sep 23 2015 4:40 pm
Egypt: pardons for Al Jazeera journalists and others welcomed, but hundreds still detained

‘It is ludicrous that some of these people were ever behind bars in the first place’ - Said Boumedouha

Sep 21 2015 5:28 pm
Pakistan: Halt execution of paralysed man due to take place tomorrow

240 executions carried out this year

Sep 21 2015 4:31 pm
EU summit: Refugees need safe access to protection, not more barriers

Concern over consent and coercion in relocation schemes Call for EU support to improve conditions in reception centres

Sep 18 2015 5:55 pm
Hungary: New satellite images show the week the fences went up

Satellite images show how the razor-wire fence was completed in just two days and caused an immediate bottleneck