August 6, 2014

No Excuse for Sexual Violence

In Algeria and Tunisia, the law allows a rapist to walk free if he marries his young victim. Help repeal these harmful laws!

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August 29, 2012

Gambian president Jammeh announced all death row inmates will be executed mid-September. Amnesty International urges the President to retract this call and impose an official moratorium on executio...

August 24, 2012

A prominent Congolese political opponent, Diomi Ndongala, went missing in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo on 27 June. He is reportedly detained incommunicado by the in...

August 24, 2012

Female student Zilal Ibrahim al-Salhani was arrested at her home on 28 July. Apart from one phone call that day, she has been held without contact with the outside world. She is at risk of torture....

August 24, 2012

Song Guangqiang (also known as Song Ze), has been subjected to enforced disappearance as a result of his human rights activities. He is at risk of torture and ill-treatment.