August 9, 2016
Detained Student Activist Released!
Phyoe Phyoe Aung was detained in Myanmar after helping to organize largely peaceful student protests. After 394,000 actions on h
June 27, 2011
The head of Egypt’s military intelligence has promised Amnesty International that the army will no longer carry out forced ‘virginity tests’ after defending their use, during a meeting with the organization in Cairo.
February 8, 2011
Staff members of the Egyptian Centre for Housing Rights (ECHR) detained by the Egyptian security forces on 3 February are...
February 7, 2011
Some 35 human rights activists and journalists, including two Amnesty International staff members, were freed on 4 February...
May 5, 2010
Ishaq Fadl Dafallah, a Sudanese refugee in Egypt, is no longer at imminent risk of forcible return to Sudan from Egypt. He...