Success stories (24)
Dec 10 2015 10:57am
Stop the Torture victim released!
Bus driver and father of four Adrián Vásquez Lagunes was released from...
Oct 21 2014 8:30pm
Stop Torture: Mexico - Ángel Colón freed after six years in jail
Six years too late, prisoner of conscience and victim of torture Ángel...
Oct 2 2013 11:32am
Herman is free
Update, 4 October: After just days of freedom, Herman Wallace sadly pa...
Sep 27 2013 1:31pm
You wait ages for a release...
....and then two come at once!  We've had some fantastic news on t...
Sep 26 2013 2:00pm
Good news: Family protection laws passed in Papua New Guinea
On 18 September 2013, the Papua New Guinean Government passed the Fami...
Aug 23 2013 3:12pm
Maldives: rape survivor will not be flogged
This week, we were relieved to hear that a 15 year old girl in the Mal...
Aug 19 2013 5:25pm
How your campaigning helped stop a Vedanta mine in Orissa, India
Indigenous people in Orissa, India, have blocked plans by UK-based Ved...
Aug 9 2013 3:33pm
Happy 1st Birthday Amnesty India
One year ago the doors to Amnesty’s office in India opened for the fir...
Aug 1 2013 3:22pm
Raisa freed from psychiatric hospital, thanks to you
Raisa Radchenko, a 70 year old human rights activist and grandmother f...
Jul 10 2013 3:11pm
El Salvador: A thank you from Beatriz
In May, thousands of you took action to help Beatriz, co-signing our p...