Oct 24 2018 7:31 pm
Northern Ireland: Amnesty welcomes Commons vote on abortion and marriage equality

House of Commons votes 207 to 117 to force Northern Ireland Secretary to act on human rights issues Amnesty International has welcomed a vote in the House of Commons this evening which will put...

Oct 24 2018 12:00 pm
'UK's Biggest Family Photo Album' unveiled at Westminster as families across the UK call on Government to reunite refugee families

Album a celebration of 21st century family life and a call to home secretary Sajid Javid to ease restrictive rules preventing refugees from reuniting with their families Includes photos submitted by...

Oct 23 2018 11:28 am
Madagascar: children amongst thousands held in life-threatening prison conditions - new report

52 pre-trial detainees died in Madagascar’s prisons in 2017 Children sharing cells with convicted criminals 700 people detained in a prison with an official capacity of 121 Almost half of prisoners in...

Oct 23 2018 9:12 am
Northern Ireland abortion: Westminster must not miss crucial opportunity to reform law

Westminster must listen to the women and girls of Northern Ireland and prioritise their health and rights, Amnesty International has said today, ahead of two crucial moments for abortion reform taking...

Oct 22 2018 10:09 am
UK: Government's domestic violence reforms 'risk failing' migrant women

The Step Up Migrant Women Coalition welcomes a Home Affairs Select Committee report on the upcoming Domestic Abuse Bill, but warn its recommendations don’t go far enough if migrant women are to be...

Oct 20 2018 1:45 pm
Saudi Arabia's investigation findings on Khashoggi death 'not trustworthy'

Independent UN investigation urgently needed ‘We call on the Saudi Arabian authorities to immediately produce Jamal Khashoggi’s body’ - Samah Hadid Amnesty International has said the Saudi Arabian...

Oct 19 2018 11:59 am
Israel's announcement of 'zero tolerance' policy on Gaza protests is deeply alarming

More than 150 Palestinians in ‘Great March of Return’ demonstrations have already been killed by Israeli security forces ‘There are serious fears that this policy will further sanction the use of...

Oct 18 2018 4:38 pm
Jamal Khashoggi: urgent United Nations investigation needed

‘Without a credible UN inquiry, there will always be a cloud of suspicion hanging over Saudi Arabia’ - Sherine Tadros Turkey should urgently ask UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres to establish a...

Oct 18 2018 11:56 am
Australia: Refugee children on Nauru facing 'dire health situation'

With the critical situation on Nauru deteriorating even further, Amnesty International is calling on the Australian government to show leadership, and urgently bring all refugees and asylum-seekers to...

Oct 18 2018 10:58 am
Nicaragua: Government steps up 'ruthless' crackdown during 'clean-up operation

At least 300 people charged with participating in protests since May More than 322 people killed, 2000 injured Pro-government armed groups using ‘military-grade weapons’ including machine guns, sniper...