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Amnesty in the News
July 22, 2012
USA Today

Georgia activists are planning vigils for the day of the Warren Hill's execution, said Laura Moye, director of Amnesty International USA's Death Penalty Abolition Campaign.

Press Release
July 20, 2012

After an order to clear streets in Damascus, Amnesty International reminded all parties that violence against the civilian population will not go unpunished.

Press Release
July 20, 2012

Members of the Russian punk band 'Pussy Riot' have been jailed for six more months after performing an anti-Putin protest song in a church.

News
July 20, 2012
As members of the opposition become better equipped with weapons and armaments, more and more civilians are being exposed to danger as fighting intensifies in populated urban areas.

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