January 21, 2014
Syria peace conference must act on allegations of 'industrial-scale' torture and killings in custody
A new report based on documents and images smuggled out of the country says that 11,000 people have been tortured and killed while in detention.
January 20, 2014
The new interim President of the Central African Republic must urgently rein in the anti-balaka militias forcing scores Muslims to leave the country in a bid to escape abuse.
January 17, 2014
In response to President Obama's speech today on surveillance, Steven W. Hawkins, executive director of Amnesty International USA (AIUSA), issued the following statement.
January 16, 2014
Authorities in Côte d’Ivoire must transfer former militia leader Charles Blé Goudé, who is accused of crimes against humanity, to a legally recognized place of detention where his relatives and lawyer...