18 April 2013
Social activist Amadou Janneh was sentenced to life imprisonment in January 2012 for his work. While in prison, he met many people on death row, including the nine who were executed in August 2012.
Two employees of the Afghan Red Crescent Society are killed when their vehicle comes under fire.
17 April 2013
The UN Security Council and African Union (AU) must take immediate action to halt indiscriminate attacks in Southern Kordofan.
As Bahrain steps into the global spotlight with the upcoming Formula One Grand Prix, there is a high risk that last year’s repressive tactics will be repeated, Amnesty International said today.
A former Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court shares his views on the death penalty in an interview with Amnesty International.
Civil society is being suppressed in Belarus by a repressive government that will not tolerate any form of criticism.
Military closes 65 cases of "alleged misconduct" some of which could amount to serious violations of international humanitarian law and war crimes.
Authorities urged to conduct a thorough and impartial investigation into the death in police custody of displacement camp resident Civil Merius.
With Bahrain about to host the 2013 Formula One Grand Prix, the spotlight has returned to the Gulf country’s human rights record. Here're some of the main issues you should know.
Doctor in El Salvador a not treating a seriously ill pregnant woman because they fear that if they end the pregnancy they might be prosecuted under the country’s total ban on abortion.