March 23, 2011
More than 100 activists, many of them active on Twitter and blogging networks, have been detained, subjected to monitoring...
March 17, 2011
On 2 April elections will begin in Nigeria. The Nigerian authorities and the Independent National Electoral Commission must prevent a repeat of the political violence that characterised the 2007 and 2...
March 16, 2011
Mass peaceful protests demanding political reform have shaken the Gulf state of Bahrain since mid-February. In response, the security forces initially sought to suppress the protests with brutality, k...
March 15, 2011
Bahrain: Bahrain and Saudi Arabia Must Rein in Security Forces as Polic Open Fire on Protestors, Killing One and Injuring Many Others
Amnesty International called on the governments of Bahrain and Saudi Arabia today to immediately restrain their security...