Ahmed Saleh Abdullah al-Ma'ouri was executed in Yemen on 13 February.
Urgent Action MDE 31/005/2013
When Amnesty International was founded in 1961, only nine countries had abolished the death penalty for all crimes. Fifty years on, the trend towards worldwide ...
Document ACT 51/002/2011
In this report – issued to mark the 35th anniversary of the Supreme Court's Gregg v. Georgia ruling of 2 July 1976 and set against the backdrop of continuing litigation ...
Report AMR 51/058/2011
More than 100 have been arrested or questioned ahead of a reform rally, with 30 now accused of "waging war against the king.".
Saudi Arabian national Hamza Kashgari risks being charged of apostasy, punishable by death, for remarks he posted on Twitter. He was forcibly returned to Saudi ...
Urgent Action MDE 23/002/2012
PUBLIC STATEMENT. ASA 36/006/2012. 9 July 2012. Singapore: Proposed change a welcome step Government needs to do more to abolish ...
Public Statement ASA 36/006/2012
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: AFR 54/035/2012. 30 July 2012. Sudan –End stoning, reform the criminal law. Amnesty ...
Public Statement AFR 54/035/2012
Following an Urgent Action issued by Amnesty International on 11 May, additional security has been ordered for regional parliamentarians Saleem Khursheed Khokhar ...
Urgent Action ASA 33/007/2012
Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have called on the Chinese government to stop human rights abuses in Tibet.
Four men were executed in Iraq yesterday. Two more men, including one Saudi Arabian national, could be executed at any time.
Urgent Action MDE 14/005/2013