January 27, 2012
A former Guatemalan head of state will face trial on genocide charges over massacres of thousands of mostly Mayan villagers in 1982 and 1983.
January 26, 2012
Amnesty International delegates in Libya have uncovered widespread torture and ill-treatment of suspected pro-al-Gaddafi fighters and loyalists.
January 25, 2012
Relatives of hundreds of massacre victims have triumphed in forcing retired General Ríos Montt to appear before a court on genocide charges.
January 9, 2012
This report describes the events of 2011 in the Middle East and North Africa, a year that saw millions of people flooding the streets to demand change.