Jan 30 2017 1:55 pm
Canada: Solidarity must defeat hate after heinous attack on Québec mosque

Following last night’s deadly shooting at the Islamic Cultural Centre of Québec City, Béatrice Vaugrante, Director General of Amnesty International Canada-Francophone, said:

Jan 30 2017 1:22 pm
Muslim Ban protest: PM must stand up for values of decency, openness and respect

Amnesty International will be taking part in the London protest today against Donald Trump’s ban on nationals from seven countries, including Syria, from entering the US, and the suspen

Jan 29 2017 9:56 pm
Amnesty issues rallying call to join protests across UK opposing Trump's so-called Muslim Ban

Amnesty International UK tonight pledged its full support to rallies happening across the UK tomorrow (30 January) opposing Donald Trump’s travel ban.

Jan 28 2017 7:10 am
Amnesty calls for Theresa May to demand urgent action in her visit to Turkey

Responding to Prime Minister Theresa May's visit to Turkey, Amne

Jan 28 2017 7:05 am
Trump's executive order on refugees is 'callous and misguided'

In reaction to President Donald Trump’s executive order to effectively prevent refugees from seeking resettlement in the USA, Salil Shetty, Secretary General at Amnesty International, said:

Jan 26 2017 1:39 pm
Theresa May should tell Donald Trump about 'widespread fear' on human rights during Washington meeting

‘Mrs May shouldn’t shy away from the human rights issues that are already looming large in the first week of the Trump presidency’ - Kate Allen

Jan 26 2017 1:17 pm
UK: Shell ruling gives green light for corporations to profit from abuses overseas

Spokesperson available for interview at the High Court

Jan 26 2017 12:51 pm
Northern Ireland: Amnesty welcomes legal challenge to latest abortion prosecution

‘In the absence of political will, we once again look to the courts to remedy the wrongs created by our abortion laws’

Jan 26 2017 12:08 pm
Northern Ireland: government must reject attempts to compromise independence of justice system

Amnesty calls on UK and NI government ministers to support director of public prosecutions

Jan 26 2017 11:31 am
Response to President Trump's comments that 'waterboarding works'

Responding to comments made by the US President Donald Trump in a televsion interview last night where he said he "believes" waterboarding "works", Amnesty International UK Dire