Campaign to silence Syrian protesters overseas revealed

3 October 2011

A new Amnesty International report says that activists in Europe and the Americas highlighting abuses in Syria have been harassed and intimidated.

Bulgaria: Authorities must urgently act to stop the escalation of violence targeting the Roma community

30 September 2011

Amnesty International urges Bulgarian authorities to effectively tackle the escalation of violence which is resulting in racially-motivated attacks against the Roma community in the country.

Lithuania: Re-open secret prison investigation now

29 September 2011

Amnesty International report contains fresh allegations that Lithuania was involved in renditions and hosted secret CIA detention facilities.

Time for Tunisian political parties to deliver reform

27 September 2011

Amnesty International presents Tunisian political candidates with a 10-point 'Manifesto for Change' a month ahead of elections.

Thailand: Insurgents must stop war crimes against civilians

26 September 2011

Insurgents in the long-running armed conflict in southern Thailand have deliberately targeted civilians, a new Amnesty International report says.

Haiti urged to bring Jean-Claude Duvalier to justice

22 September 2011

A new Amnesty International report shows evidence of arbitrary detentions, torture, killings and disappearances during the former president's rule.

Appalling prison conditions in Liberia must be improved

21 September 2011

A new Amnesty International report details human rights violations with inmates crowded into dirty cells without adequate food, water or healthcare.

Colombian authorities fail survivors of sexual violence

21 September 2011

A new Amnesty International report says the rights of survivors of sexual violence to truth, justice and reparation are being denied by the authorities.

Libya: Totally inadequate response by EU states to refugees stuck in limbo

19 September 2011

EU states must share responsibility for the thousands of refugees stranded near Libya's borders.

Libya: NTC must take control to prevent spiral of abuses

13 September 2011

While al-Gaddafi forces committed widespread abuses during Libya's conflict, forces loyal to the NTC have also committed abuses that amounted to war crimes.

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