All people are equal before the law. Every person has the right to either be charged and fairly tried, or be released - and not tortured or abused. Amnesty International's Security with Human Rights campaign will:

  • Work to expose and end the use of unlawful detention in the name of national security or countering terrorism
  • Campaign for an end to enforced disappearances
  • Demand that governments respect the absolute prohibition of torture and other ill-treatment
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Many Iranians will not be able to celebrate Nowruz with their loved ones because they have been imprisoned for their activism. Send them a card today to tell them they are not forgotten.
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The U.S. government must ensure that Ahmed Abu Khattalah, who is being held in secret and incommunicado detention, gets immediate and unrestricted access to a lawyer amid fears that he may be being he...
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Amnesty International calls for the full report to be declassified as a matter of priority –with redactions only where strictly necessary– and any information that pertains to human rights violatio...

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