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Press Release
January 28, 2016

A new plan to tackle unprecedented refugee flows to Europe, mooted by the Dutch Presidency of the European Union today, is fundamentally flawed since it would hinge on illegally returning asylum se...

Press Release
January 27, 2016

Compelling new satellite images, video footage and witness accounts analyzed by Amnesty International in a new briefing strongly indicate that dozens of people killed by Burundian security forces i...

Victory
January 27, 2016

Three Saudi Arabian lawyers convicted over messages posted on Twitter deemed offensive to the Ministry of Justice have had their prison sentences quashed by an appeal court.

Press Release
January 27, 2016

Today’s appeals court ruling upholding a two-year prison sentence for five activists, who were convicted of allegedly taking part in a protest last year, is yet another example of the unfair and ar...

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