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Victory
February 21, 2012

Zainab al-Khawaja was released on 20 February after having been arrested on 12 February for participating in a protest. She was charged with "illegal gathering".

News
February 21, 2012
A global "faxjam" action led by Amnesty International focuses on protection for a Peace Community that defends its right not to be drawn into armed conflict in Colombia.
News
February 17, 2012
Iran is urged to free a prisoner of conscience held at Tehran's Evin Prison so he can visit his ailing son.
Press Release
February 17, 2012

Egypt's security forces continue to kill protestors with the same brutal tactics used in Hosni Mubarak's last days in power, Amnesty International said after concluding riot police yet again used e...

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