Monday, January 21, 2019
Detained activists electrocuted, flogged and sexually harassed in Saudi Arabia, report says
Several activists imprisoned in Saudi Arabia have faced sexual harassment, torture and other forms of ill-treatment during interrogation, a rights group said Wednesday.
2018/11/21 - 23:00
Nigerian troops shot dozens of peaceful Shia protesters
Dozens of Shia Muslims were shot by Nigeria's security forces in two days while peacefully protesting against the imprisonment of their leader, evidence collected by Amnesty International shows.
2018/11/2 - 00:55
Israel’s planned demolition of Khan al-Ahmar village war crime: Amnesty International
Amnesty International has censured Israel’s plans to demolish a Bedouin village in the occupied West Bank and forcibly transfer its residents as the Tel Aviv regime presses ahead with its land expropriation policies in the occupied territories irrespective of great international outcry.
2018/10/2 - 22:00
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