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Amnesty in the News
July 26, 2012
Washington Post

Local D.C. activists rallied in support of Russian punk activists Pussy Riot last Friday at the Russian embassy.

Press Release
July 25, 2012

The world-renowned performing artist calls the continued custody of 3 members of the punk rock group "appalling."

Press Release
July 24, 2012

A Belarus photographer faces seven years in prison after posting pictures of a pro-free speech stunt involving teddy bears.

Press Release
July 23, 2012

Amnesty calls for the release of a human rights activist jailed for offensive tweets who faces an appeal Tuesday .

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