On August 7th Amnesty International held ceasefire vigils around the world to show solidarity with victims and survivors on both sides of the conflict between Israel and Hizbullah. Over 50 vigils were held in the U.S. alone! See the photos »
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USA: Georgia Set to Kill Intellectually Disabled Man (UA 15/15)
The State of Georgia has set an execution date for Warren Hill. All experts who have assessed him agree that he has intellectual disability, which would render his execution unconstitutional. He is due to be put to death on 27 January.