Latest Updates

Press Release
June 24, 2013
Attacks, threats, and harassment of gays and lesbians are becoming more visible across sub-Saharan Africa, indicating that homophobia is reaching dangerous levels, Amnesty International said today in...
News
June 24, 2013
Four Shi’a men were killed in Cairo on Sunday amid unprecedented levels of sectarian violence against Shi’a Muslims in Egypt.
News
June 24, 2013
A year and a half after being released from the US prison in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, and sent to his native Russia, Rasul Kudaev was tortured in police custody to get him to "confess" to a crime.
News
June 24, 2013
A court in Nigeria allowed the execution by hanging of three men to proceed and the Governor of Edo state signed the execution warrants of two others.

More Amnesty News and Multimedia