Amnesty

Amnesty: Syrian government jail secretly hanged up to 13,000 people

A military jail authorized at the highest levels of the Syrian government has overseen a "monstrous campaign" of secret atrocities, including the hanging of up to 13,000 people in five years, Amnesty International said on Tuesday.

Amnesty: Iran must abolish 'prolific' torture punishments

Young people in Iran are being flogged for eating in public during Ramadan and attending mixed-gender parties in a regime of "legalised brutality," Amnesty International said in a statement on Wednesday.

Syria, Russia airstrikes on hospitals "strategy of war," Amnesty says

Airstrikes on hospitals and other medical facilities by Syrian government and Russian forces are part of a "strategy of war" designed to pave the way for ground forces to advance on northern Aleppo, Amnesty International said on Thursday.

Amnesty slams India over intolerance, religious violence

Religious tensions and attacks on freedom of expression have grown under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's administration, Amnesty International said in a report Wednesday.

AI: Discrimination against Serbs, Roma continues in Croatia, country struggles with refugee wave

Social exclusion of and discrimination against Roma remained widespread, particularly in accessing adequate housing and employment opportunities, according to the report.