Recent publications

254 Results

Search Results

Venezuela: Further information: Police threaten and intimidate ...

Venezuelan police have raided Beatriz Adriana Guzmán Barrios' house and arrested her husband. The Barrios family have received further threats even ...

26 Sep 2014       Urgent Action       AMR 53/019/2014

Syria: Activist facing unfair trial: Gebrail Moushe Kourie

Peaceful political activist Gebrail Moushe Kourie is to be tried by the Anti-Terrorism Court, which does not abide by international fair trial standards. ...

26 Sep 2014       Urgent Action       MDE 24/040/2014

Top UN human rights body condemns violence and ...

The United Nations Human Rights Council resolution on combatting violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, adopted ...

26 Sep 2014       Public Statement       IOR 41/034/2014

Azerbaijan: Further information: Leyla Yunus beaten in ...

Azerbaijani human rights defender Leyla Yunus was beaten in the Kurdakhany detention facility by the administration staff on 23 September. Conditions ...

26 Sep 2014       Urgent Action       EUR 55/018/2014

Malaysia: Detained student activist at risk of torture: Ali Abdul ...

Student activist Ali Abdul Jalil was beaten up by prison officers in Malaysia and is facing charges under the country's draconian Sedition Act. He is a ...

25 Sep 2014       Urgent Action       ASA 28/010/2014

El Salvador: On the brink of death: Violence against women ...

Every year, thousands of women and girls are denied their rights and choices by El Salvador's total ban on abortion and its criminalization. Women and ...

25 Sep 2014       Report       AMR 29/003/2014

Bulgarian authorities must protect civil society

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Date: 25 September 2014. Index: EUR 15/003/2014. Bulgarian authorities ...

25 Sep 2014       Public Statement       EUR 15/003/2014

China: Further information: Uighur academic sentenced to life ...

Prominent Uighur scholar, Ilham Tohti, was sentenced to life imprisonment on 23 September in China. He is a prisoner of conscience, detained solely ...

25 Sep 2014       Urgent Action       ASA 17/051/2014

Iran: Hunger striking dervishes critically ill

Nine jailed members of Iran's Gonabadi dervish religious minority began a hunger strike on 31 August, in protest at the authorities' harassment and ...

25 Sep 2014       Urgent Action       MDE 13/051/2014

Mexico: Second indigenous activist detained: Fernando ...

Another indigenous activist, Fernando Jiménez Gutiérrez, has been detained and is at risk of unfair trial. The charges against Mario Luna have been ...

25 Sep 2014       Urgent Action       AMR 41/036/2014

How you can help

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE