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A chance to fill a moral void

A chance to fill a moral void

Roya Hakakian , Jeffrey Sonnenfeld

Sat, Oct 27 2018

How business activism can make a difference when the government fails to act

Own up to mass Muslim detentions, Amnesty...

Own up to mass Muslim detentions, Amnesty...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Amnesty also called on governments around the world to hold Beijing to account for 'the nightmare'...

Concerns voiced about Digital Security...

Concerns voiced about Digital Security...

Law & Rights

Thu, Sep 20 2018

'The government must revert its course from this regressive law, that compromises its international...

Amnesty: Release Shahidul...

Amnesty: Release Shahidul...

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 12 2018

Detectives arrested Shahidul Alam at his Dhanmondi residence on August 5

Hollywood stars plead for hunger striker...

Hollywood stars plead for hunger striker...

Showtime

Sat, Sep 8 2018

The 42-year-old was jailed for 20 years for terrorism and arms trafficking after a trial denounced as...

Amnesty: World leaders failed to act...

Amnesty: World leaders failed to act...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 25 2018

In its June report, ‘We Will Destroy Everything’, Amnesty International named 13 individuals...

Amnesty fears war crimes in UAE-run...

Amnesty fears war crimes in UAE-run...

Middle East

Thu, Jul 12 2018

Amnesty International said it had investigated 51 cases of enforced disappearance at the hands of UAE-backed...

Amnesty International: Top Myanmar military...

'Myanmar military officers should be...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 27 2018

Senior Myanmar military officials, including the commanders of its defense services and army, should...

Thailand carries out first execution...

Thailand carries out first execution...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jun 19 2018

Figures provided to Amnesty by the Ministry of Justice show 510 people including 94 women were on death...

Putting lives in danger

Putting lives in danger

Anik Kabir

Tue, Jun 19 2018

An Amnesty report that points fingers at ARSA could do more harm than good

ARSA says Amnesty allegations unjustifiable,...

ARSA says Amnesty allegations unjustifiable,...

South Asia

Fri, May 25 2018

The insurgent group based in Rakhine, Myanmar issued a statement in response to an Amnesty report on...

Saudi Arabia frees four women's rights...

Saudi Arabia frees four women's rights...

Middle East

Fri, May 25 2018

The remaining detainees – including Eman al-Nafjan, Loujain al-Hathloul, Aziza al-Yousef, Ibrahim...

Foreign minister: Amnesty report won’t...

Foreign minister: Amnesty report won’t...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, May 23 2018

Amnesty International claims it has gathered evidence that insurgents from a Rohingya Muslim armed group...

Amnesty: Yemen coastal offensive driving...

Amnesty: Yemen coastal offensive driving...

Africa

Thu, May 17 2018

A Yemen government offensive backed by ground troops and warplanes of the Saudi-led coalition has

AI secretary general: I don’t think...

AI secretary general: I don’t think...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Apr 6 2018

Salil Shetty, secretary general of Amnesty International, sits for an exclusive interview with the Dhaka...

Amnesty calls on govt to ensure safety...

Amnesty calls on govt to ensure safety...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 14 2018

In a letter to State Minister for Chittagong Hill Tracts Affair Bir Bahadur Ushwe Sing, it also urged...

Amnesty: Myanmar builds military bases...

Amnesty: Myanmar builds military bases...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 12 2018

An Amnesty report published on Monday echoed previous ones by saying the remains of some of those villages...

Amnesty International: Freedoms under...

Amnesty International: Freedoms under...

Bangladesh

Fri, Feb 23 2018

'South Asia remains one of the most dangerous regions to be a member of a religious minority'

Amnesty says Rohingya crisis consequence...

Amnesty says Rohingya crisis consequence...

World

Thu, Feb 22 2018

Last week, the United States urged the UN Security Council to hold Myanmar’s military accountable for...

Suu Kyi: Myanmar army's admission of...

Suu Kyi: Myanmar army's admission of...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 13 2018

Myanmar's army has a grim track record of rights abuses chiselled out across the country over 50 years...

Amnesty: India among the deadliest countries...

Amnesty: India among the deadliest countries...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 5 2017

The study found that journalists, land rights activists and advocates for the rights of ethnic and religious...