Thursday, July 19, 2018
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
Another German mosque comes under arson attack
A mosque has reportedly been attacked in the German capital city of Berlin as authorities start a probe into a similar incident in Stuttgart.
2018/3/11 - 17:30
Amnesty International accuses Trump of violating human rights
Human rights advocacy organization Amnesty International has accused US President Donald Trump of violating human rights by adopting "hateful" politics. Human rights experts have warned about the rising racism and xenophobia in the US under his presidency.
2018/2/22 - 23:45
Amnesty International demands Saudi Arabia to stop execution of ۱۴ Shia activists
Amnesty International has urged Saudi authorities to halt imminent execution of ۱۴ young Shia activists who were condemned to death for taking part in anti-regime protests gripping the kingdom's Eastern Province.
2018/2/22 - 22:30