Human rights defenders (498)
Jan 21 2020 10:45am
Tanzania: human rights lawyer detained in 'outrageous' attempt to silence government critics
Tito Elia Magoti and co-accused Theodory Giyani charged with leading o...
    Jan 20 2020 2:40pm
    Afghanistan: Authorities commit to protect human rights
    Afghan authorities today made a public commitment to establish a prote...
      Jan 16 2020 2:25pm
      Israel: gagging order in NSO Group legal case condemned
      Tel Aviv court agrees to Israel defence ministry’s request for secret ...
        Jan 14 2020 2:52pm
        Israel: Amnesty brings legal case against NSO Group over spyware
        Tech firm sells Pegasus spyware, used by repressive governments to tar...
          Jan 14 2020 9:44am
          Nigeria: Human rights defenders must be released
          Nigerian authorities have continued to detain human rights defenders O...
            Jan 13 2020 12:29pm
            Saudi Arabia: why Amnesty will not attend 'sham' C20 meetings
            Civil society meetings are taking place in lead-up to G20 in Riyadh in...
              Dec 23 2019 12:32pm
              Iran: Kurdish activist needs medical care
              Detained labour rights activist, Bakhtiar Rahimi, from Iran’s Kurdish ...
                Dec 17 2019 3:54pm
                Myanmar: Release jailed filmmaker second update
                Filmmaker Min, Htin Ko Ko Gyi, has been convicted under 505(a) of Myan...
                  Dec 12 2019 11:48am
                  First Update: Professor at risk of arrest, remains on no-fly list
                  Professor Muhammad Ismail was granted conditional bail on 25 November,...
                    Dec 10 2019 2:20pm
                    First Update: Housing rights researcher in detention after enforced disappearance
                    On 26 November 2019, Ibrahim Ezz El-Din, a housing rights researcher w...