Tag: Amnesty International
Both Amnesty International and the Dutch Council of State have come out against the ban, saying that it restricts religious freedom.
Amnesty International states South Korea is reinforcing systemic prejudices among the LGBT community in the military force.
Amnesty International says it is alarmed over reports of preparations to resume hangings although there is no qualified hangman in Sri Lanka.
The report says that Binh is disgruntled because his family was relocated from their land in south-central Quy Nhon city and are unfairly compensated.
The activists are part of a demonstration organise by the Pashtun Protection Movement (PTM) with a call to end alleged abuses by security forces against ethnic Pashtuns.
Jika Putrajaya mempunyai keprihatinan terhadap hak asasi manusia, ia harus mendedahkan identiti mereka yang membuat keputusan dan mengarahkan mereka bertanggungjawab.
The rights group worries that the deportees, who seem to have disappeared, may be undergoing physical torture in detention.
The capital punishment figures fell around the world from at least 993 in 2017, to at least 690 last year.
Three dozen countries have called on Riyadh to free the activists.
The Hong Kong government has hit back saying "foreign governments should not interfere in any form in the internal affairs" of the city.
Some detainees were allegedly tortured and sexually harassed during interrogation, following their arrest in a sweeping crackdown on campaigners.
Washington Post's CEO Fred Ryan said Khashoggi's death had "touched his Washington Post colleagues deeply."
The rights groups accused Saudi Arabia on Tuesday of abusing several activists, including some female human rights defenders detained since May.
In addition to the torture, at least three women activists also endured 'forcible kissing and hugging'.
Suu Kyi's international reputation as a rights icon is in pieces and Amnesty's move is the latest in a string of rescinded accolades.
Nicaragua has been roiled by unrest since demonstrations began against planned welfare cuts by Ortega's government in April, which then spiralled into a wider protest against him.
Despite sweeping economic reform and increasing openness to social change, Vietnam's ruling Communist Party retains tight media censorship and does not tolerate criticism.
Security forces moved in to disperse a sprawling Islamist protest camp in Cairo's Rabaa al-Adawiya square, where 900 protesters were killed by security forces.
Lawyer, Wang Quanzhang, was able to meet his defence lawyer Liu Weiguo earlier this month at a detention centre in Tianjin, near Beijing.
According to Amnesty International, the US-led coalition did not take enough account of civilians or take the precautions necessary to minimise harm to them.
The petition alludes to Mahathir's commitment to transparency, democracy and rule of law following his recent electoral victory.
Amnesty International said that a 22-year-old woman was shot in the head and later died in hospital in the wake of an attack on an IDP camp in Zalingei.
Over 100,000 people have been displaced in the past six months.
Amnesty International says the bill is an assault on freedom of expression while Lawyers for Liberty says it is 'sheer overkill' and exaggerates the problem of fake news.