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Press Release
July 3, 2012

Campaigners are calling for leaders to regulate the arms trade more effectively.

News
July 2, 2012
International artists have come together to call on governments to agree a strong Arms Trade Treaty.
Press Release
July 2, 2012

The detention of four ICC staffers in Libya not only denied them their liberty and stopped their work, but it also undermined Saif al-Islam al-Gaddafi's right to a fair trial.

Amnesty in the News
July 2, 2012
Reuters

Delegates from around the world gather in New York Monday for the start of month-long U.N.-hosted negotiations to hammer out the first-ever binding treaty to regulate the global weapons market.

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