WIRE is Amnesty International's global magazine for people who are passionate about human rights. Read about our campaigns and fresh research, meet the people we work for and with, and - most importantly - take action.

Latest editions

You can download PDFs of the last few editions of Wire by clicking on the links below.

December 2009 - January 2010 (pdf, 24 pages, 1.05 MB)

International Migrants Day (Page 2)
Write for Rights (Pages 8 - 9 )
Government Fails Indigenous People in Peru (Page 15)
Arms trade deadly for Somali civilians

For Worldwide Appeals and postcards click here .

October - November 2009 (pdf, 24 pages, 1.05 MB)

Rights in the Rubble (Pages 2-4)
Act Now: Enforced Evictions in Africa (Page 5 )
Young Lives On Death Row (Pages 11 - 13)

For Worldwide Appeals and postcards click here .

August - September 2009 (pdf, 24 pages, 1.67 MB)

A wound that never heals (pages 2-4)
Algeria: Long way for justice (page 5-6)
A cruel betrayal for woman and girls (page 7)

For Worldwide Appeals and postcards click here .

June - July 2009 (pdf, 24 pages, 2 MB)

Demand Dignity (pages 2)
Indigenous Rights in Paraguay (page 5)
Human Rights Defenders (pages 15-17)

April - May 2009 (pdf, 24 pages, 1.6 MB)

When Rescuers Become Casualties (pages 2-4)
On the right way to justice (page 5)
Childhood Denied (pages 15-17)

February - March 2009 (pdf, 24 pages, 2.1 MB)

Women make history (pages 4-6)
'I had to stay quiet...' Sexual violence during haiti carnival(pages 7-8)
War in Eastern Congo(pages 17-19)

December 2008 (pdf, 24 pages, 5.5 MB)

Happy Birthday to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights! (pages 2-5)
Defend the Defenders - the role of human rights defenders in a changing world (pages 15

November 2008 (pdf, 1 page, 93.4KB)

Journalist silenced by terrorism legislation(page 1)
Teenage girls held without charge or trial (page 1)
Left for dead by police (page 1)

October 2008 (pdf, 2 pages, 310KB)

The Wire is changing!(page 1)
Forty years on death row (page 1)
Executions and floggings may be imminent (page 2)

September 2008 (pdf, 4 pages, 606KB)

Denying the undeniable: enforced disappearances in Pakistan (page 1)
Fears of forced returns to Eritrea (page 2)
Escaping prisoners killed in cold blood

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