March 15, 2012
A ship en route from the USA to Egypt is carrying arms which could be used by Egyptian security forces to commit human rights violations.
March 14, 2012
Pedro Pimentel Ríos is the fifth former soldier in Guatemala to be convicted for his role in the 1982 killings of more than 250 people in a rural village.
March 13, 2012
In its landmark first verdict, the International Criminal Court convicted Thomas Lubanga Dyilo for the war crime of using child soldiers in Democratic Republic of Congo.
March 12, 2012
Amnesty International has called for greater accountability for civilian casualties, after a US soldier killed 16 people in Kandahar province.