As refugees begin to leave the Mahmur camp in northern Iraq, Amnesty International has urged the authorities to allow
Turkish citizens of Kurdish origin to return without harassment
A Moscow court has found in favour of the president's libel suit against human rights activist Oleg Orlov who accused him of "being
responsible" for the murder of human rights worker Natalia
US Attorney General Eric Holder has
ordered a "preliminary review" into the secret detention programme operated by the CIA after
the attacks of 11 September 2001. It's a welcome first step but it's not enough, says Amnesty International.