24 February 2009
17 February 2009
11 February 2009
The prominent civil rights lawyer, was shot dead in front of his wife and children at his home in Belfast, Northern Ireland on 12 February 1989.
10 February 2009
A prominent Amnesty International member is among a group of peaceful demonstrators injured by masked attackers in Moldova.
26 January 2009
With fragile ceasefires now in place in Gaza and southern Israel, the full extent of the devastation caused in recent weeks is becoming increasingly clear.
5 January 2009
22 December 2008
Thousands continue to flee the North Kivu region of the DRC, but thousands more remain displaced and vulnerable in the country and attacks on humanitarian workers hind
18 November 2008
The United Nations Security Council's resolution authorizing the reinforcement of the UN peacekeeping force in the DRC is a welcome step. Now it's time to turn words i
10 November 2008
The government of Viet Nam has proposed to remove the death sentence on a range of offences.
30 October 2008