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The Bulgarian authorities must urgently improve conditions at an emergency accommodation centre for asylum seekers near the Turkish border, says Amnesty.
Time is running out for Burma to keep its promise to release everyone imprisoned for peaceful activism by the year’s end.
Commonwealth leaders are being urged to use their summit in Colombo to pressure Sri Lanka to end its alarming crackdown.
The Bulgarian authorities must do far more to prevent xenophobic hate crimes, Amnesty International has urged.
Sudan must drop ‘indecent behaviour’ charges against two activists in a trial that opens today, Amnesty International says.
A key European court has refused to rule that the criminalisation of consensual same-sex activity constitutes “persecution” for the purposes of EU asylum law.
A trial of whistleblower Edward Snowden would cover up key revelations about the US government’s human rights violations, Amnesty says.
Rome’s authorities have been running a discriminatory, two-track assisted housing system denying thousands of Roma decent housing.
The Israeli authorities have been asked to drop all charges against a Palestinian human rights lawyer released on bail.
Twenty-eight Greenpeace activists, a photographer and a videographer are still being held in custody by the Russian authorities.