is one of the most prominent international human rights organizations.
In one case described in the report, Amnesty International
staff describe the torture endured by many detainees, including a 14-year-old boy from Chad who was hung up by his wrists in a prison in Karachi and regularly beaten with a metal rod over a 20-day period before being sold to US forces and taken to Guantanamo, where he remains.
The Amnesty International
group will be led by Derek Evans, a former Amnesty International
deputy secretary general and Claude Bruederlein, a former International Committee of the Red Cross delegate.
was established in 1961 in London to promote human rights as enshrined in the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Mariana Katzarova, an Amnesty International
researcher on Russia, was apparently stopped at the airport by officials on 28 May and the report was seized because they were concerned it could be used for 'commercial purposes'.
At the same time, every $100 spent on the card earns points that can be redeemed for rewards, such as special events and music from the Amnesty International
collection, including the Chimes of Freedom (2012) and Instant Karma (2007) albums.
Sutton Coldfield Amnesty International
group chairman Andrew Hindle said: "Our quiz has become an annual fixture on the calendar for lots of people but there's always room for more.
Multiple media sources reported Tuesday that the Fact-Finding Committee reached out to international human rights watchdog Amnesty International
to help investigate allegations of the torture and forced disappearance of inmates in Egypt's prisons, but Amnesty International
's Egypt spokesperson denied to the Daily News Egypt that any offer was ever made by the Committee.
In its latest briefing issued yesterday, Amnesty International
claims that at least 110 children, aged between 16 and 18, are being held at the Dry Dock Detention Centre in Hidd pending investigations or trials.
com)-- This week the Southern Regional Office for Amnesty International
traveled to Tennessee to provide assistance to the Nashville chapter in planning a statewide conference for the end of September.
ISLAMABAD -- The Amnesty International
(AI) will launch its Annual Report 2013 on May 23 in London, UK.
Adoption of Human Rights Protection for Arms Sales Worldwide Caps 20-Year Campaign Initiated by Amnesty International
But harassment and attacks have followed them across the border, and Amnesty International
has documented a series of cases of Sudanese activists living in Cairo who have faced death threats, surveillance by unidentified men, break-ins and physical assaults -- including a rape and an attempted stabbing.
Rawalpindi -- Pakistani military authorities, Thursday, declared the report of Amnesty International
report as part of sinister agenda to serve an 'agenda'.
PNN Russia is continuing to fail the people of Syria despite reports that it will halt any new arms deals with the al-Assad government in the immediate future, Amnesty International
said on Monday, 9th July.