Human Rights in Countries

Amnesty International monitors the state of human rights in more than 150 countries. Our research teams, based in London, conduct investigative missions throughout the world and publishes an Annual Report summarizing its work. Learn about the state of human rights in the following regions:



Asia and the Pacific


Middle East and North Africa


Featured Issues and Campaigns

Crackdown on Freedoms in Russia

Jailed for doing the Harlem Shake in 2013? See what else is a crime in Russia.

Criminally Funny in Egypt?

Urge Egypt to drop the charges against comedians, journalists & critics like Bassem Youssef.