Torture is a Crime

The release of a Senate’s report summary on CIA torture once again makes crystal clear that the US government used torture. Demand accountability!

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January 22, 2015

Prominent Tibetan monk Karma Tsewang was sentenced to two and a half years imprisonment in July or August 2014. His lawyers have repeatedly been denied access to him and his family have not been al...

January 22, 2015

Writer Htin Lin Oo has been detained and is facing imprisonment for making a speech criticizing the use of religion to promote discriminatory and extremist views. Amnesty International considers hi...

January 22, 2015

The Indonesian authorities executed six people by firing squad on 18 January 2015. At least eleven more people are facing imminent execution.

January 14, 2015

Severed dogs' heads were left in front of the homes of two Sri Lankan human rights defenders; they and a colleague also received death threats. Ask the authorities to protect them and their familie...