Security with Human Rights

لجنة مجلس الشيوخ: مسؤولون كبار مسؤولين عن ارتكاب انتهاكات ضد المعتقلين - 16 December 2008

شكّل التصريح باستخدام أساليب استجواب "عدائية" من جانب كبار المسؤولين في حكومة الولايات المتحدة الأمريكي شكّل التصريح باستخدام أساليب استجواب "عدائية" من جانب كبار المسؤولين في حكومة الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية "سبباً مباشراً لارتكاب انتهاكات ضد المعتقلين&

US whistleblower Edward Snowden seeks to extend Russia stay

As US Edward Snowden seeks to extend his stay in Russia, Amnesty International called for effective international protection for whistleblowers As US Edward Snowden seeks to extend his stay in Russia, Amnesty International called for effective international protection for whistleblowers. 

Finlandia: Las conclusiones de la investigación sobre entregas de la CIA son “decepcionantes”

El hecho de que una investigación oficial no haya descubierto pruebas concretas del presunto papel de Finlandia en los programas dirigidos por Estados Unidos de entregas y detenciones secretas hace diez años es realmente decepcionante, ha declarado hoy Amnistía Internacional.   El hecho de que una investigación oficial no haya descubierto pruebas concretas del presunto papel de Finlandia en los programas dirigidos por Estados Unidos de entregas y detenciones secretas hace

Finlande. Les résultats de l'enquête sur la CIA sont décevants

L'échec d'une enquête officielle visant à mettre au jour des éléments de preuve tangibles sur le rôle qu'aurait joué la Finlande dans les programmes de « restitution » et de détention secrète menés par les États-Unis il y a une dizaine d'années est profondément décevant, a déclaré Amnesty International mardi 29 avril. L'échec d'une enquête officielle visant à mettre au jour des éléments de preuve tangibles sur le rôle qu'aurait joué la Finlande dans les programmes de « restitution » et de détention sec

Finland: CIA rendition probe findings ‘disappointing’

The failure of an official investigation to uncover hard evidence of Finland’s alleged role in the US-led programmes of rendition and secret detention a decade ago is deeply disappointing, said Amnesty International today.   The failure of an official investigation to uncover hard evidence of Finland’s alleged role in the US-led programmes of rendition and secret detention a decade ago is deeply disappointing, said Amn

Finland: CIA rendition probe findings ‘disappointing’ - 29 April 2014

Headline Title:  Finland: CIA rendition probe findings ‘disappointing’   The failure of an official investigation to uncover hard evidence of Finland’s alleged role in the US-led programmes of rendition and secret detention a decade ago is deeply disappointing, said Amnesty International today.  Media Node:  Finland renditions Story Location:  Finland 62° 11' 4.1136" N, 24° 39' 11.952" E “The Finnish investigation is a classic example of too little, too late. Victims of CIA renditions and secret detention operations must have access to an effective remedy. While the Ombudsman worked hard to uncover the truth, the Finnish process is incomplete and inconclusive, leaving potential victims with no access to justice. ” Source:  Susanna Mehtonen, Legal Adviser at Amnesty International Finland Date:  Tue, 29/04/2014 “The Ombudsman has rightly called for reform of various systems governing aviation and data collection and retention. Such reform should move forward. Never again should Finland be in the position of not knowing whether and when its airspace and territory may have been used in ways that violated people’s human rights.” Source:  Julia Hall, Amnesty International’s expert on counter-terrorism and human rights Date:  Tue, 29/04/2014 URL:  The Parliamentary Ombudsman of Finland's report Description:  Read the full report findings URL:  Unlock the truth in Lithuania: Investigate secret prisons now Description:  Report, 29 September 2011

États-Unis. La levée partielle du secret en ce qui concerne les pratiques de détention de la CIA est positive, mais insuffisante

La commission spéciale du Sénat des États-Unis sur le renseignement (SSCI) s’est prononcée jeudi 3 avril pour la déclassification du résumé et des conclusions de son rapport sur le programme de détention secrète autorisé par l’ex-président George W. Bush en septembre 2001 et auquel le président Barack Obama a mis fin en 2009. La commission spéciale du Sénat des États-Unis sur le renseignement (SSCI) s’est prononcée jeudi 3 avril pour la déclassification du résumé et des conclusions de son rapport sur le programme d

États-Unis. Il faut fermer Guantánamo et en finir avec l’hypocrisie face aux droits humains

Le fait que les États-Unis n’aient toujours pas fermé le camp de détention de Guantánamo Bay, à Cuba, illustre parfaitement leur politique du deux poids deux mesures en matière de droits humains. Le fait que les États-Unis n’aient toujours pas fermé le camp de détention de Guantánamo Bay, à Cuba, illustre parfaitement leur politique du deux poids deux mesures en matière de droits humains, a

USA: Close Guantánamo and end human rights hypocrisy

The continued operation of the US detention camp at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, is a prime example of the USA’s double standard on human rights, Amnesty International said today, almost five years after President Barack Obama signed an executive order to close the facility. The continued operation of the US detention camp at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, is a prime example of the USA’s double standard on human rights, Amnesty International said today, almost five years after

Sri Lanka: World must not abandon Sri Lanka’s victims after CHOGM - 17 November 2013

Headline Title:  Sri Lanka: World must not abandon Sri Lanka’s victims after CHOGM  The international community must keep up pressure on the Sri Lankan government to address its human rights crisis, Amnesty International said as the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting ( The international community must keep up pressure on the Sri Lankan government to address its human rights crisis as the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) draws to a close. Media Node:  CHOGM concludes Story Location:  Sri Lanka 7° 50' 29.814" N, 80° 51' 33.75" E “Sri Lanka may well regret having hosted the Commonwealth summit which has proved a PR disaster for the government. Most of the focus has rightly been on the country’s appalling human rights record” Source:  Steve Crawshaw, Director of the Office of the Secretary General at Amnesty International, said from Colombo Date:  Sun, 17/11/2013 URL:  Sri Lanka’s misguided attempt to ‘win the world’ Description:  Blog, 15 November 2013 URL:  The dangers of reporting on human rights in Sri Lanka Description:  Feature, 15 November 2013 URL:  Sri Lanka: Commonwealth must not turn a blind eye to civil society crackdown Description:  News story, 13 November 2013 URL:  Human rights in Sri Lanka Description:  Briefing, 5 November 2013 URL:  Sri Lanka: Report exposes the government’s violent repression of dissent Description:  News story/report, 30 April 2013

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