Torture (549)
Jan 22 2019 5:27pm
Cambridge: vigil for Giulio Regeni will mark three years since student's abduction in Egypt
Cambridge Amnesty groups will hold sombre event outside Great St Mary’...
Jan 16 2019 12:03pm
Urgent Action: Homophobic crackdown in Chechnya resumes
The Chechen authorities have unleashed a new wave of attacks on people...
Jan 10 2019 12:21pm
Guantánamo still a 'stain' on USA's human rights record
40 detainees still held at notorious military prison opened 17 years a...
Jan 7 2019 5:38pm
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: prison authorities’ reprisals against her are ‘disgraceful’
Responding to reports that the Iranian prison authorities have prevent...
Dec 21 2018 2:39pm
Urgent Action update: Hunger-striking detainee admitted to hospital
The Palestinian authorities have transferred social justice activist S...
Dec 18 2018 12:14pm
Urgent Action update: Social justice activist detention extended
The Palestinian authorities renewed, for the second time, the detentio...
Dec 4 2018 2:52pm
Urgent Action: Social justice activist on hunger strike
Suha Jbara has been on hunger strike since 22 November in protest agai...
Nov 26 2018 5:38pm
UK: Government quietly issues statement on UK involvement in torture
‘Once again, we call on the Government to establish an independent, ju...
Nov 22 2018 4:04pm
Urgent Action: Health of prisoner of conscience critical
Nguyễn Văn Túc health is quickly deteriorating to the point where he i...
Nov 21 2018 12:48pm
Urgent Action update: Death sentences quashed, retrial ordered
On 22 October 2018, Bahrain’s Cassation Court overturned the death sen...