‘The fight against Boko Haram should not serve as a pretext for enforced disappearances’ - Illaria Allegrozzi
Russian forces appear to have used vacuum bombs and illegal cluster munitions Hospitals and residential areas hit
The three-year suspended prison sentence handed down against human rights lawyer Pu Zhiqiang today is a deliberate attempt by the Chinese authorities to shackle a champion of freedom of expression,
‘Many people are being targeted solely on the basis of their religious practices or vague suspicions’ - Gauri van Gulik
Security forces systematically killed dozens of people on the single bloodiest day of Burundi’s escalating crisis, Amnesty International has found.
Most are from the conflict-affected Dafur region
Yesterday’s banning of the Communist Party in Ukraine is a flagrant violation of freedom of expression and association and should be immediately overturned, said Amnesty International.
Philippe Sands QC and others submit damning legal opinion commissioned by Amnesty and Saferworld