Latest Updates

Press Release
May 12, 2015

The state of Texas is scheduled to execute a man with a history of severe mental illness tonight. Derrick Dewayne Charles has been suffering symptoms of mental impairments nearly his entire life an...

Press Release
May 12, 2015

The Bangladeshi authorities must deliver justice over the shocking murder of the secularist Bangladeshi blogger Bijoy Das – the third such killing this year – if they wish to avert a looming crisis...

News
May 12, 2015

While officials from Gulf Cooperation Council member states are in the United States this week, countless individuals sit in prison cells simply for having peacefully exercised their human rights....

News
May 11, 2015

Amnesty International continues to call on Paraguay to ensure that a 10-year-old girl who was raped by her step-father and is now pregnant has access to all possible medical series, including the o...

More Amnesty News and Multimedia