Latest Updates

News
February 8, 2013
Ten people have been executed since the start of the year including, controversially, one man who had been tried twice for the same crime.
Press Release
February 8, 2013

After the brutal murder of a woman accused of using witchcraft to kill a young boy, Amnesty International called on authorities in Papua New Guinea (PNG) to take urgent actions to prevent 'sorcery...

Press Release
February 8, 2013

Amnesty International said today reports that Zimbabwe has recruited a new hangman are “disturbing” and raises fears that the country may start executions after a seven-year hiatus.

News
February 8, 2013
Halting the use of child soldiers in conflicts is just one of a series of compelling reasons for states to adopt a strong Arms Trade Treaty.

More Amnesty News and Multimedia