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The Bahraini authorities have been accused of “toying with the life” of Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja, who has been on hunger strike in prison for 75 days.
A major oil spill in the Niger Delta was far worse than Shell previously admitted, according to an independent assessment.
Amnesty International have said that a Tunisian prosecution against a television boss is “reminiscent of the Ben Ali era” and is a threat to freedom of expression.
A new report by Amnesty Interntional says the Bahraini government’s response to the findings of an international commission of inquiry has proved inadequate.
North Korea’s ‘Day of the Sun’, the centenary of founder Kim Il-sung’s birth, is a chance to shed light on a dismal human rights record, Amnesty says.
The Bahraini authorities must immediately and unconditionally release a prominent human rights activist whose health is rapidly deteriorating after more than 60 day on hunger strike, says Amnesty International.
A vote to repeal the death penalty by the US state of Connecticut’s State Senate is a leap forward in the battle to end capital punishment, says Amnesty International.
Amnesty International have called for the release of three young women arrested for staging an anti-Putin song in a Moscow cathedral.
There is a serious need for all guerrilla groups in Colombia to commit to halting kidnapping of civilians and ending hostage taking, says Amnesty.
Amnesty International have called for the release of a leading Bahraini human rights defender serving a life sentence for his role in the Arab Spring.