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September 17, 2021
NEWS AFGHANISTAN ARMED CONFLICT
Afghanistan: US drone strike admission a positive first step, but full investigation and accountability now needed
Amnesty International responds to the United States military’s admission of killings in drone strike in Kabul on August 29.
September 17, 2021
NEWS AFRICA DETENTION
Eritrea: Release journalists and politicians arrested 20 years ago
The Eritrean authorities must immediately and unconditionally release 21 journalists and politicians who were arrested in a sweeping crackdown on dissent 20 years ago, said Amnesty International as it launched a new campaign #WhereAreEritreasDissidents The arrests of the journalists between 21 and...
September 17, 2021
NEWS BELARUS CENSORSHIP AND FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION
Belarus: International human rights groups demand release of Viasna members on first anniversary of crackdown
On the first anniversary of the unprecedented crackdown on the Human Rights Center Viasna (“Viasna”) in Belarus, 20 international and Belarusian human rights organizations are launching a campaign to demand the release of seven detained Viasna members, and highlight the plight of...
September 17, 2021
RESEARCH SOUTH ASIA IMPUNITY
Sri Lanka: Joint Oral Statement at the Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
Joint Oral Statement on the 48th session of the Human Rights Council by Amnesty International, FORUM-ASIA and IMADR
September 17, 2021
NEWS AMERICAS DISAPPEARANCES
Venezuela: New UN Fact-Finding Mission report confirms systemic impunity
Erika Guevara-Rosas, Americas director at Amnesty International, talks after the release of the second report of the UN Fact-Finding Mission on Venezuela.
September 16, 2021
NEWS THAILAND JUSTICE SYSTEMS
Thailand: Legislation on torture, enforced disappearances must offer justice to victims
Responding to the Thai parliament’s vote to approve in principle a draft law that seeks to criminalize both torture and enforced disappearances in Thailand for the first time, Emerlynne Gil, Amnesty International’s Deputy Regional Director for Research, said: “Amnesty International welcomes...
September 16, 2021
NEWS EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Poland: Council of Europe condemns failure to combat violence against women
Following today’s publication of a damning new Council of Europe report which finds that Poland is failing to adequately prevent and combat violence against women and girls, Amnesty International’s Senior Women’s Rights Campaigner in Europe, Monica Costa Riba said: “This report confirms what...
September 16, 2021
NEWS PHILIPPINES IMPUNITY
Philippines: ICC launches probe into deadly “war on drugs”, seeks to end impunity
Responding to the International Criminal Court (ICC) pre-trial chamber’s announcement that it has opened an investigation into the killings during the Philippine government’s deadly “war on drugs” and those in Davao City by the alleged Davao Death Squad (DDS) from 2011 to 2016, Amnesty...
September 16, 2021
NEWS EGYPT HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS AND ACTIVISTS
Egypt: End National Security Agency’s web of fear controlling activists’ lives
Egypt’s National Security Agency (NSA), which specializes in policing terrorism and political cases, is increasingly using a well-honed pattern of unlawful summons, coercive questioning that amounts to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, and excessive monitoring/probation measures...
September 16, 2021
RESEARCH EGYPT DETENTION
Egypt: “This will only end when you die”: National Security Agency harassment of activists in Egypt
Officials at Egypt’s National Security Agency (NSA) are abusing their powers to punish and intimidate human rights defenders and political activists and prevent them from engaging in human rights work or political activism through continuous summons, coercive interrogations and unlawful probation...
September 16, 2021
RESEARCH AFRICA ARMED CONFLICT
Sudan: The Human Rights Council should extend its support to, and scrutiny of, Sudan
Ahead of the 48th session of the UN Human Rights Council (13 September-8 October 2021), we, the undersigned civil society organisations, write to highlight the need for the Council to continue supporting human rights reforms in Sudan, both through technical assistance and capacity building and by...
September 16, 2021
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