Jan 29 2016 4:34 pm
Nigeria: Major General implicated in mass murder reinstated to army
Major General in command of operations where army executed 640 detainees President Buhari yet to fulfil June 2014 promise to investigate Amnesty findings
Jan 29 2016 1:10 pm
China: three people jailed for publishing books on democracy
Activists known as ‘The Three Gentlemen of Guangzhou’ were accused of ‘picking quarrels and provoking troubles’
Jan 28 2016 4:11 pm
Turkey: Failure to respond to desperate pleas of seriously injured
More than 20 residents sheltering in basement for six days Building a few hundred metres from medical centre
Jan 28 2016 11:42 am
Egypt: two-year prison sentence for poet and four other activists
‘Ahmed Said and the other activists should never have been on trial in the first place’ - Said Boumedouha
Jan 27 2016 11:59 am
Northern Ireland: Amnesty response to Justice Minister’s appeal of High Court ruling on abortion
Amnesty International has reiterated its commitment to resist any attempt to overturn the decision of the Belfast High Court that Northern Ireland’s abortion laws breach the human rights of w
Jan 26 2016 6:15 pm
Egypt: two-year detention without trial of 'anti-torture' t-shirt teenager condemned
Mahmoud Hussein, arrested aged 18, one of more than 700 people held for two years without charge
Jan 26 2016 12:00 am
Iran: dozens of juvenile offenders on death row - new report
Girls as young as nine and boys as young as 15 to be sentenced to death in Iran
Jan 25 2016 5:20 pm
Northern Ireland: Amnesty will resist attempt to overturn High Court ruling on abortion
Amnesty International has pledged to resist any attempt to overturn the decision of the Belfast High Court that Northern Ireland’s abortion laws breach the human rights of women and girls in