An overview of human rights trends and events around the world over the past 12 months.
Ehsan Fattahian was hanged in connection with his alleged membership of an illegal opposition group. Two other Iranian Kurdish men also feared to be at imminent ...
In 2006 the Supreme Court took up regular hearings of petitions filed on behalf of Pakistan's 'disappeared'. However, in November 2007, Pervez Musharraf imposed ...
Report ASA 33/018/2008
In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of various States about the ratification of international human rights standards ...
Document IOR 41/023/2010
Colombia. La comunidad de Paz de San José de Apartadó: Comunidades Colombianas en resistencia
Document AMR 23/002/2009
Mali has referred the situation in the country to the ICC, indicating that its own national authorities are unable to prosecute war crimes.
The human rights situation in Yemen has deteriorated rapidly this year. Please sign our petition addressed to Yemeni authorities to ensure that human rights are ...
Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.
Since the attacks of 11 September 2001, which Amnesty International condemned as a crime against humanity, the organization has been calling on the US government ...
Document AMR 51/120/2009
Vedanta Resources plc is a UK-registered mining company under growing national and international scrutiny due to allegations of human rights abuses associated with ...
Report ASA 20/029/2012