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Amnesty International pays tribute to one of its founding members, Lord Archer of Sandwell, who has died aged 85.
In Azerbaijan, there has been a worrying rise in police harassment of young activists who participated in protests around Eurovision.
Just six countries are responsible for around three-quarters of the world's arms exports by value.
Crimes against humanity, including torture, rape and murder of civilians have gone unpunished in Kyrgyzstan.
Russian parliament adopts a bill that hikes up fines for protesters taking part in unsanctioned rallies.
Police in the Russian capital stopped an attempted Pride and detained dozens, including the event's organizers.
Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.
Eurovision organizers have remained silent on the Azerbaijani authorities' fresh wave of human rights violations ahead of the song contest in Baku.
Police in Kyiv failed to stop ultra-right hooligans from putting LGBT activists at risk and marring the city's first-ever Pride parade.
A spate of attacks on LGBTI activists points to endemic discrimination that needs to be dealt with in South Caucasus countries.
Azerbaijani prisoners of conscience have launched a hunger strike in the run-up to the Eurovision in Baku.
Ukraine should move quickly to enforce a new law which allows for an investigative body to look into crimes by officials.
Just weeks before Azerbaijan hosts the Eurovision song contest, police have violently broken up two peaceful protests in the capital.
Proposed legal changes could result in information and evidence of human rights violations by UK state representatives being kept secret.
Romania must safeguard the right to housing for some of the country's most marginalized groups.
Under repressive new laws in St Petersburg, a prominent LGBTI rights activist has been fined for spreading "gay propaganda".
Azerbaijani campaigner Emin Milli tells Amnesty International how his blogs revealing government abuse landed him in jail for 16 months.
Amnesty International hears from journalists and bloggers across the world who face abuse and even imprisonment while trying to do their job.
Some 250 Roma families were forcibly evicted from Belgrade's Belvil settlement despite a lack of proper consultation.
A new Amnesty International report exposes widespread discrimination against Muslims in Western Europe