Jamal Khashoggi

Amnesty calls for international probe into Khashoggi murder

Rights group marks 100 days since Khashoggi's murder with demonstration at consulate, renews call for credible probe.

Sudan

What prompted the protests in Sudan?

Protests that started over the rising costs of bread and fuel have now widened with calls for the overthrow of al-Bashir

What prompted the protests in Sudan?

Algeria

'Your skin colour was a crime': African migrants in Algeria

Sub-Saharan migrants tell stories of horror, activists note that forced deportation from Algeria is an ongoing trend.

'Your skin colour was a crime': African migrants in Algeria

Nigeria

Amnesty: Farmer-herder clashes kill 3,600 in Nigeria

Rights group says thousands of people have been killed since 2016 in clashes between farmers and semi-nomadic herders.

Amnesty: Farmer-herder clashes kill 3,600 in Nigeria

United Arab Emirates

Jailed UAE academic Nasser bin Ghaith on 'hunger strike'

Activist groups say Ghaith, who posted tweets critical of Emirati officials, has been on hunger strike for over 45 days.

Jailed UAE academic Nasser bin Ghaith on 'hunger strike'

Human Rights

Amnesty chief Q&A: Women's resilience is what world needs today

As the UN Declaration of Human Rights turns 70, Kumi Naidoo discusses the state of women's rights.

Amnesty chief Q&A: Women's resilience is what world needs today

Qatar 2022

Amnesty 'warns' FIFA about expanding Qatar World Cup

Rights group urges FIFA to consider Saudi, UAE human rights record as it mulls extending 2022 football event in Gulf.

Amnesty 'warns' FIFA against expanding Qatar 2022 World Cup

Reporter's Notebook

Attacked and abandoned: Ukraine's forgotten Roma

In a country which suffered terribly at the hands of the Nazis during World War II, pogroms against an ethnic minority have somehow become commonplace.

European Union

EU 'deeply concerned' over rights situation in Tanzania

The European Union's ambassador to Tanzania was forced to leave the country after facing government pressure, bloc says.

EU 'deeply concerned' over rights situation in Tanzania

Fiji

Fiji prime minister leads provisional election count

Initial results show ruling FijiFirst party has 52 percent of votes as main opposition SODELPA trails at 38 percent.

Fiji PM Bainimarama's party leads provisional election count

Asia

Indian officials raid Amnesty International's regional office

Enforcement Directorate, an agency that probes financial crimes, accuses Amnesty of violating donation rules.

Indian officials raid Amnesty International's regional office

United Kingdom

UK apologises for forcing DNA tests on migrants

Sajid Javid apologises to immigrants who were denied UK status after refusing to give DNA samples proving family ties.

UK apologises for forcing DNA tests on migrants

Human Rights

Crackdown on Honduran migrant caravan 'against international law'

Rights groups warn government responses to Central American migrants, refugees going to US may violate international law

Crackdown on Honduran migrant caravan 'against international law'

Europe

Border tensions boil over as France 'dumps' migrants in Italy

Relations between Rome and Paris hit new low as rights groups accuse France of mistreating migrants at Italian borders.

Border tensions boil over as France 'dumps' migrants in Italy

Pakistan

Executed, then acquitted: Fair trial concerns plague Pakistan

Pakistan has executed 496 since 2014. Rights groups say serious fair trial concerns risk innocent people being killed.

Executed, then acquitted: Fair trial concerns plague Pakistan