A taxi driver accused of the high profile rape and murder of young women in Rangoon was handed the death penalty.
Amnesty International vows to continue to investigate torture in Thailand after being forced to cancel a press conference to release a report into widespread allegations.
Amnesty International says Thailand’s military government has allowed a “culture of torture” to flourish since the army seized power in a 2014 coup.
Discrimination against Rohingya women is raised as a key concern as Burma’s compliance with the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women comes under review in…
Amnesty International calls on the incoming NLD-led government to break the “vicious cycle of political arrests” with new laws.
Amnesty International said on Wednesday as it warned that many governments were brazenly breaking international law.