Amnesty in the News
May 10, 2011
The New York Times
"Security forces and government supporters opened fire on protesters in the Yemeni city of Taiz on Monday. More than 130 protesters have been killed since the uprising began, according to Amnesty I...
May 6, 2011
Attacks by forces loyal to Colonel al-Gaddafi on civilian and residential areas of Misratah may amount to war crimes, Amnesty International said today in a new report on the bleak situation in the bes...
May 4, 2011
The Bahraini government must end its relentless crackdown on human rights, Amnesty International said today after the country's parliament voted to extend a repressive state of emergency amid continue...
May 3, 2011
Amnesty International has received first-hand reports of torture and other ill-treatment from detainees held in Syria as a wave of arrests of anti-government protesters intensified over the weekend.