February 17, 2012
A small group of countries wants to effectively secure a veto over any global Arms Trade Treaty, while others are attempting to water down human rights safeguards.
February 15, 2012
Two days after the death of a Georgia man who was shocked with a police Taser -- raising the known death toll from tasers to 500 in the United States -- Amnesty International today repeated its cal...
February 13, 2012
Talks are under way at the UN to agree a comprehensive treaty to regulate the global arms trade, due to be finalized later this year.
February 10, 2012
A proposed trade agreement aimed at protecting intellectual property could pose a threat to a wide range of human rights.