Breaking international human rights news and information from Amnesty International

Latest Updates

Amnesty in the News
May 31, 2012
Washington Post

Amnesty International’s senior adviser on crisis response, Donatella Rovera, addresses the atrocities she has witnessed on several trips inside Syria over the past two months.

Press Release
May 30, 2012

As Charles Taylor is sentenced to 50 years, a climate of impunity hangs over Liberia, while victims of heinous crimes in Sierra Leone continue to lack accountability and justice.

News
May 30, 2012
As Charles Taylor is sentenced to 50 years, Amnesty International looks at key dates in the organisation’s work on the former president.
News
May 21, 2012
Independent investigations are needed into the killings of two men - including a prominent cleric - at a checkpoint in northern Lebanon.

More Amnesty News and Multimedia