The 2013 Annual Report on
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Amnesty International's annual report details how the rise of social media is fuelling a new activism that repressive governments are struggling to control.
People first called for fundamental change in Tunisia at the end of 2010, the year covered by Amnesty International's latest annual worldwide survey of human rights ...
Report POL 10/012/2011
The 300000 residents of Misratah, Libya's third largest city have been living under siege and under fire since March 2011 when forces loyal to Colonel al-Gaddafi ...
Report MDE 19/019/2011
New Amnesty International report reveals bleak situation in city besieged by forces loyal to Colonel al-Gaddafi.
Four men, Zeyad Ramadan, Ghazi Ramadan, Khaled Sury and another unnamed man, were released at 9:30pm on 25 April 2011. They had been held incommunicado from 19 ...
Urgent Action MDE 19/017/2011
Rana al-Aqbani, detained incommunicado since 28 March 2011, was released at 3:30am on 17 April. Her brother Hani al-Aqbani was released several days earlier. They ...
Urgent Action MDE 19/018/2011
The international community must immediately step up humanitarian aid to the Libyan city of Misratah, Amnesty International said today, as many of its residents ...
Much of Misratah remains without communications, power or water as civilians are caught up in a worsening humanitarian crisis.
Amnesty International reveals fresh evidence of extrajudicial executions apparently committed by Colonel Mu'ammar al-Gaddafi's forces.
Four men, Zeyad Ramadan, Ghazi Ramadan, Khaled Sury and another unnamed man, were arrested on 19 March in Tripoli, Libya. They are held incommunicado and as such ...
Urgent Action MDE 19/016/2011