Latest Updates

Press Release
October 4, 2012

A prominent human rights lawyer who disappeared along with his friend on their way to work are feared to have been detained by Syrian security forces

Press Release
October 2, 2012

Six Bahraini medical staff were jailed on Monday for their role in last year’s pro-reform uprising in Bahrain.

Press Release
September 29, 2012

Given the Obama administration’s glacial pace towards closing the U.S.-controlled detention center, little and late though it is, today’s news represents progress.

Press Release
September 21, 2012

Amnesty International calls on Viet Nam to immediately and unconditionally release three bloggers who face up to 20 years in jail simply for exercising their right to freedom of expression.

More Amnesty News and Multimedia