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.
April 19, 2011
Under a state of emergency enforced continuously for 30 years, Egyptian authorities can arrest anyone they choose on the mere suspicion that they might be a threat to public order and security. They c...
April 15, 2011
The doctor has spent 100 days in prison as part of a politically motivated life sentence on sedition and conspiracy charges.
April 14, 2011
Syria: Amnesty International Calls on Syrian President to Rein in Security Forces After Violent Crackdown