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The decision by the Nobel Peace Prize committee to recognize the work of women's rights activists has been commended by Amnesty International.
Syrian protesters in Europe and the Americas have been systematically monitored and harassed by officials acting on behalf of the regime
Human rights and faith groups are urgently calling for more action on behalf of Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani, who faces execution in Iran.
Human rights NGOs have uncovered new data about rendition flights and related links between landings in Lithuania and other European countries.
The sentence handed down to activist Narges Mohammadi is another blatant attempt by the Iranian government to crush human rights organisations.
Fresh evidence of the extreme brutality being meted out to Syrian protesters and their families has been revealed by Amnesty International.
Amnesty International has urged Haitian authorities to bring former President Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier to justice for his abuse of human rights.
Troy Davis has been executed by lethal injection despite widespread and significant doubts over the safety of his original conviction.
Colombia has failed to tackle the lack of justice for women and girl survivors during the country's long-running armed conflict, says a new report.
The National Transitional Council in Libya must get a grip on armed anti-Gaddafi groups to stop reprisal attacks and arrests, a human rights group says.