Dec 27 2015 12:00 am
Cameroon: authorities must come clean over fate of 130 people 'disappeared' a year ago

‘The fight against Boko Haram should not serve as a pretext for enforced disappearances’ - Illaria Allegrozzi

Dec 23 2015 12:00 am
Russia's bombing in Syria has killed hundreds of civilians - new report

Russian forces appear to have used vacuum bombs and illegal cluster munitions Hospitals and residential areas hit

Dec 22 2015 9:48 am
CHINA: Guilty verdict against Pu Zhiqiang is a gross injustice

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,

Dec 22 2015 12:00 am
France: new law threatens to make emergency measures the 'new norm'

‘Many people are being targeted solely on the basis of their religious practices or vague suspicions’ - Gauri van Gulik

Dec 21 2015 3:10 pm
BURUNDI: Amnesty briefing details country's descent into bloodshed

Security forces systematically killed dozens of people on the single bloodiest day of Burundi’s escalating crisis, Amnesty International has found.

Dec 18 2015 1:34 pm
Jordan: deportation of 800 Sudanese asylum-seekers is 'absolute disgrace'

Most are from the conflict-affected Dafur region

Dec 17 2015 12:22 pm
Ukraine: Communist party ban is a decisive blow for freedom of speech

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.

Dec 17 2015 12:00 am
Government breaking the law supplying arms to Saudi say leading lawyers

Philippe Sands QC and others submit damning legal opinion commissioned by Amnesty and Saferworld