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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.

May 31, 2012

A lower court ordered Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja to be released after paying a fine along with fellow activist Ma’suma Sayyid Sharaf on 29 May.

Press Release
May 29, 2012

Following the release of prominent human rights activist Nabeel Rajab, Amnesty International renewed its demand that Bahrain unconditionally release all remaining prisoners of conscience.

May 29, 2012

The expulsion of Syrian diplomats by several Western countries shows the global outrage over the Houla massacre, but concrete action by the U.N. Security Council is needed.

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