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Press Release
August 10, 2012

Amnesty international condemns the punitive amputations carried out on Wednesday by the Unity Movement for Jihad in West Africa in Ansongo, a town in the North of Mali.

Press Release
August 8, 2012

Amnesty International urges DR Congo to end threats being made against human rights defenders and journalists by government officials and armed group M23.

Report
July 18, 2012

Guantanamo detainee Majid Khan pleads guilty; details of government crimes against him remain classified top secret.

Press Release
June 21, 2012

In a new report, Amnesty International organization exposes ongoing killings, disappearances and torture in the North Caucasus.

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