Syria: UN must act to end onslaught aimed at purging civilians from eastern Aleppo

21 October 2016
The UN General Assembly (UNGA) must step in to fill the void left by the Security Council members’ catastrophic failure


15 October 2016
Public Safety Act Used to Hold over 400; Detention Orders issued against Children

Pakistan: Drop travel ban on Dawn journalist

12 October 2016
Pakistan’s authorities must immediately revoke a travel ban on a leading journalist and allow the media to operate freely and without fear

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Amnesty in Action

Amnesty's History
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Will President Obama respect Indian Judiciary?

07 June 2016
When President Obama meets Indian Prime Minister Modi, the plight of the victims of Bhopal should not be ignored.

Growing up in Indian prisons: Children of undertrials and a case of widespread neglect

27 May 2016
While a debate is raging on trying juveniles as adults in serious crimes, there are hundreds of children who spend years in prison for no fault of their own.

Out of the Shadows: Fighting for the Rights of Sex Workers

27 May 2016
For many years Amnesty International has documented human rights violations against sex workers in countries all over the world.

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Pretrial Detention - Impacts and Successes

Amnesty International India has, as a part of the advocacy work on this project, engaged with the Executive, Prisons Department and the Judiciary since June 2013 resulting in some significant impacts and successes.

5 undertrial prisoners Amnesty International India helped release

Case stories of 5 undertrial prisoners who had spent considerable time in prisons without a

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