- Rights group condemns atrocities in Syrian city of Aleppo Updated: May-05-15 3:25 am
BEIRUT - Syrian government forces and insurgents have both committed abuses in the contested northern city of Aleppo, but some of the government's actions amount to crimes against humanity, an international rights group said Tuesday.
- Rights group: Czechs still segregating Roma kids at schools Updated: Apr-23-15 6:37 am
PRAGUE - The Czech Republic has failed to comply with a European court order to stop placing healthy Gypsy children in schools for the mentally disabled, Amnesty International said Thursday.
- Amnesty urges EU to launch emergency migrant rescue mission Updated: Apr-22-15 8:22 am
BRUSSELS - Amnesty International is urging European nations to launch a massive humanitarian operation in the Mediterranean where hundreds of migrants are feared to have drowned in recent weeks.
- Afghan women activists face rising violence, Amnesty says Updated: Apr-07-15 6:49 am
KABUL, Afghanistan - Afghan women activists who are working to improve the human rights situation in their country face increased violence, including threats, sexual assault and assassinations, Amnesty International said Tuesday.