Breaking international human rights news and information from Amnesty International

Latest Updates

News
January 29, 2014
A decision by a court in Lithuania that a Saudi Arabian national has a right to an investigation into his alleged torture in a secret CIA detention centre in the country is a breakthrough for justice.
News
January 27, 2014
Aquino administration urged to end routine torture after 44 detainees accuse at least ten police officers in Laguna province of torture and corruption. 
News
January 23, 2014
The adivasi woman was allegedly gang-raped on the orders of an unelected all-male village council as punishment for falling in love with a Muslim man.
News
January 23, 2014
Vote by Parliament means that rapists can no longer escape prosecution by marrying their victims if they are under 18.

More Amnesty News and Multimedia