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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...

Amnesty: Myanmar military attempts to...

Amnesty: Myanmar military attempts to...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Amnesty International dismissed the military’s internal investigation and called for a UN fact finding...

Amnesty urges immediate action over...

Amnesty urges immediate action over...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Mubashar, an assistant professor at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences in North South University,...

HC: Bangladesh needs a guideline on...

HC: Bangladesh needs a guideline on...

Court

Mon, Oct 23 2017

The judiciaries in many countries also discourage death penalty, but Bangladesh has not been able to...

Amnesty: Bangladesh can’t be left to...

Amnesty: Bangladesh can’t be left to...

South Asia

Sun, Oct 22 2017

The Amnesty International has urged more countries to step up and pledge their support for Rohingya refugees...

Amnesty: Myanmar killed hundreds in...

Amnesty: Myanmar killed hundreds in...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 18 2017

According to UNHCR, an estimated 582,000 Rohingya entered Bangladesh since violence erupted in Myanmar’s...

Amnesty: Rohingya must not be forced...

Amnesty: Rohingya must not be forced...

World

Thu, Oct 5 2017

More than 500,000 Rohingya entered Bangladesh fleeing the violence in Myanmar since August 25

100th beheading in Saudi Arabia this...

100th beheading in Saudi Arabia this...

World

Tue, Oct 3 2017

Saudi Arabia uses the death penalty for a wide range of offences that are not accepted as the "most serious...

Amnesty: Rohingya villages still being...

Amnesty: Rohingya villages still being...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 23 2017

One of the videos, that was taken on September 21 near Hpar Wat Chaung village in northern Maungdaw,...

Suu Kyi widely condemned for not denouncing...

Suu Kyi widely condemned for not denouncing...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 19 2017

Rights groups and refugees have called Suu Kyi out on failing to address the ongoing military persecution...

Amnesty says Myanmar military torching...

Amnesty says Myanmar military torching...

World

Fri, Sep 15 2017

Suu Kyi has been condemned for a lack of moral leadership and compassion in resolving the crisis

Rights groups slam UN council inaction...

Rights groups slam UN council inaction...

World

Thu, Sep 14 2017

Exhausted Rohingya refugees crossing into Bangladesh have given accounts of atrocities at the hands of...

Amnesty calls for ban on pellet shotguns...

Amnesty calls for ban on pellet shotguns...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 13 2017

A single cartridge fired releases at least 500 high-speed metal pellets. These lodge in any available...

EU parliament calls for Turkey accession...

EU parliament calls for Turkey accession...

Europe

Thu, Jul 6 2017

Thursday's vote came as EU Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn visited Istanbul for talks with Celik...

Turkey Amnesty head charged over alleged...

Turkey Amnesty head charged over alleged...

World

Sat, Jun 10 2017

Amnesty rejected the accusations against Kilic, saying no evidence was presented to substantiate the...

Amnesty condemns Langadu communal attacks,...

Amnesty condemns Langadu communal attacks,...

Law & Rights

Tue, Jun 6 2017

'Bangladeshi authorities have a poor track record of holding Bengali settlers to account for violent...

Amnesty: Bangladesh media faces more...

Amnesty: Bangladesh media faces more...

Law & Rights

Tue, May 2 2017

The government treats journalism as if it were a crime, says Amnesty’s Bangladesh researcher Olof...