Monday, September 24, 2018
Amnesty Int'l calls on Nigeria to account for missing Shias
Amnesty International accused Nigeria's government of carrying out unlawful arrests and practicing "enforced disappearance," calling on Abuja to clarify the fate of hundreds of Shia activists taken into custody.
2018/9/1 - 23:50
Amnesty worried Saudi may execute female activist
Amnesty International has voiced concern about the situation of detained female Saudi activist Loujain al-Hathloul amid rising speculations that the kingdom may start to execute its jailed women rights campaigners.
2018/8/25 - 23:00
Amnesty staffer falls prey to Saudi-related spyware made by Israel
Amnesty International says one of its employees was targeted with Israeli-made surveillance software using Saudi protest bait, in what is believed to be part of a deliberate attempt to spy on the rights group.
2018/8/2 - 01:30
Amnesty: UAE torturing captives in southern Yemen
Amnesty International says the United Arab Emirates (UAE) — a key partner of Saudi Arabia in a military aggression against and partial occupation of Yemen — and its allied local militia have been torturing captives at a network of clandestine prisons in southern Yemen.
2018/7/12 - 19:30
Top Bahraini Shia cleric loses ability to walk
Sheikh Isa Qassim, the spiritual leader of Bahrain's Shia majority, is in critical conditions and has reportedly lost the ability to walk.
2018/6/25 - 18:20
Amnesty international: citizenship revocation of ۱۱۵ Bahrainis “ludicrous”
Responding to the news that a court in Bahrain yesterday revoked the citizenship of ۱۱۵ people and handed ۵۳ of them life sentences on terrorism-related charges, Lynn Maalouf, Middle East Research Director at Amnesty International, said.
2018/5/20 - 14:47
The time for symbolic condemnation of Israel is over
Human rights advocates like Amnesty International are doing the right thing to urge the international civil society to act concretely and stop the delivery of arms and military equipment to Israel.
2018/5/3 - 20:20
Amnesty Intl. calls for urgent action against death sentence of two Bahraini men
Amnesty International called for urgent action to stop execution of two Bahraini political prisoners who are now at imminent risk of execution.
2018/4/20 - 19:50
Amnesty International strongly condemns Buhari regime, calls to release Sheikh Zakzaky
Responding to a violent crackdown by Nigerian police on members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) protesting the detention of their leader in Abuja, Osai Ojigho Director Amnesty International Nigeria said:
2018/4/19 - 16:22
Amnesty concerned over continuation of executions in Bahrain
International has expressed grave concern over pronunciation of death sentences and resumption of executions in Bahrain as the ruling Al Khalifah regime presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown on pro-democracy campaigners in the country.
2018/4/14 - 02:00