Nov 30 2016 4:49 pm
Northern Ireland: Redress must be part of Programme for Government, child abuse survivors tell deputy First Minister

A comprehensive redress scheme for victims of historical child abuse must be part of the new Northern Ireland Programme for Government, child abuse survivors have told Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness and…

Nov 30 2016 2:26 pm
Belarus: three prisoners executed in sudden death row 'purge'

Relatives of one man only learnt of his death by shooting when they made routine prison visit

Nov 30 2016 12:47 am
Brands including KitKat, Pot Noodle and Colgate toothpaste implicated in Indonesian palm oil child labour abuse

Unilever, Nestlé, Kellogg’s, Colgate-Palmolive, Procter & Gamble among household names contributing to labour abuse

Nov 29 2016 10:55 pm
Marie Colvin and Sue Lloyd-Roberts celebrated for dedication to human rights reporting at Amnesty Media Awards

Amnesty International has celebrated two of the UK’s best-known journalists for their dedication to human rights reporting at its 25

Nov 29 2016 3:51 pm
Investigatory Powers Act legalises sweeping surveillance powers for UK government

Rachel Logan, Amnesty UK’s Legal Programme Director, said:

Nov 28 2016 6:27 pm
Aleppo: residents fear vengeful government forces

Amnesty warns of Syrian government’s ‘long and dark history’ of mass detention and disappearances

Nov 28 2016 3:24 pm
Northern Ireland: Amnesty welcomes abortion law recommendations to Executive & calls for wider reform of law

Amnesty International has welcomed reports that a group set up by the Northern Ireland Executive to examine cases of fatal foetal abnormality has recommended changes to the region’s abortion law. However, the human…

Nov 25 2016 5:47 pm
'Press freedom a distant memory' in Egypt warns Amnesty on eve of Media Awards

More photographs of and by, Shawkan available on request

Nov 25 2016 4:18 pm
Tasers: IPCC must hold police to highest scrutiny, warns Amnesty following High Court overturn of review

Following the decision of the High Court to overturn the original investigation of the Independent Police Complaints Commission into the death of 23-year-old factory worker Jordon Begley, Amnesty I