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Press Release
June 7, 2012

Contradictory to President Putin's inauguration pledge for greater citizen participation, Russia's parliament adopted a bill that hikes fines for protesters taking part in unsanctioned rallies.

Press Release
June 1, 2012
Egyptian authorities must release anyone still held under the emergency decree or bring them to justice in conformity with fair trial standards.
Amnesty in the News
May 31, 2012
Washington Post

Amnesty International’s senior adviser on crisis response, Donatella Rovera, addresses the atrocities she has witnessed on several trips inside Syria over the past two months.

Press Release
May 24, 2012

Tuesday's brutal incident is emblematic of the wider crackdown on free speech in Angola.

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