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Amnesty in the News
August 4, 2012
Washington Post

Seven months after the last U.S. troops left their country, Iraqis are surprisingly optimistic about the future, given the horrors of war they have endured for nearly a decade.

Report
August 3, 2012

Amnesty issued a strong statement on the importance of human rights at the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission of the US Congress.

Press Release
August 3, 2012

Amnesty International called on Texas to reverse “shameful” decision to execute man with IQ of 61.

Press Release
August 3, 2012

After carrying out no executions in 2011, Japan has put five people to death this year, including Junya Hattori and Kyozo Matumura.

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