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Press Release
January 23, 2014

As the start of the Sochi Olympics approaches, the Russian authorities have decided to release another prisoner of conscience in a move that can be seen as politically expedient.

Press Release
January 21, 2014

Members of the Russian art collective Pussy Riot will participate in Amnesty International's landmark Bringing Human Rights Home concert at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on February 5.

News
January 20, 2014
Twenty Egyptians and 10 UAE nationals charged with setting up an “international” branch of the Muslim Brotherhood are at risk of being wrongfully convicted.
Press Release
January 3, 2014

Three prominent activists are facing trial in an apparently politically motivated case based on unreliable witnesses and scant evidence.

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