• Mon, 04 Mar 2019 17:43
    Amnesty urges new govt to lift restrictions on freedom of expression, limit arbitrary powers
    The next government has been urged to lift undue restrictions on freedom of expression and limit arbitrary executive powers, as the country heads towards a general election on March 24.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 21 Feb 2019 01:00
    Amnesty Australia seeks inquiry over ‘monumental’ error in al-Araibi case
    AMNESTY International Australia has called for the Australian government to conduct an independent investigation into what it called “a monumental mistake” that led to the much-publicised arrest and detention of a former Bahrain national footballer in Thailand.
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  • Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:00
    Amnesty rewards Krungthep Turakit, Spring News
    Amnesty International Thailand recently held the 2018 Media Awards at Avani Riverside Bangkok Hotel, recognising the categories of print media, online media, television (long reports), and television (short reports).
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  • Sat, 08 Dec 2018 10:43
    Amnesty demands junta lifts all human rights restrictions
    Amnesty International has called on the Thai junta to end all restrictions on human rights before the next election tentatively scheduled for February 24.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 01:00
    Rights group pushes for release of Bahraini footballer
    AMNESTY International Australia has called on Thailand to release Hakeem al-Araibi, a former Bahraini national footballer and now an Australian resident, who was detained at Suvarnabhumi Airport as he was wanted under an Interpol notice.
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  • Sat, 24 Nov 2018 10:38
    Government urged to protect human rights advocates
    The government has been urged to help protect human rights advocates, particularly women, as a growing number have been prosecuted in recent years, an Amnesty International seminar heard on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:08
    Amnesty strips Aung San Suu Kyi of highest honour
    Amnesty International on Monday stripped Aung San Suu Kyi of its highest honour over the de facto Myanmar leader's "indifference" to the atrocities committed by the military against Rohingya Muslims.
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  • Fri, 26 Oct 2018 13:24
    Indian police raid Amnesty office over 'foreign fund violations'
    Amnesty International on Friday accused the Indian government of seeking to "instill fear" among rights groups after police raided one of its offices over alleged violations of foreign funding rules.
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  • Wed, 26 Sep 2018 06:12
    Workers in Qatar World Cup final city went unpaid for months: Amnesty
    Dozens of migrants working on Qatar's $45 billion World Cup final city of Lusail have gone unpaid for months, Amnesty International said Wednesday, the latest rights accusation against the 2022 tournament host.
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  • Mon, 03 Sep 2018 17:28
    Amnesty slams Myanmar court ruling against Reuters journalists
    Amnesty International on Monday described as “appalling” a Myanmar court’s verdict which saw two Reuters journalists sentenced to seven years in jail for breaching the Official Secrets Act during an investigation into a massacre of Rohingya men.
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  • Thu, 30 Aug 2018 14:32
    Pacific leaders urged to demand end to Australia's refugee camps
    Amnesty International joined 80 other NGOs on Thursday in urging Pacific leaders demand the closure of an Australian-funded immigration detention camp on Nauru when they meet in the tiny island nation next week.
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  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 01:00
    Making the case for equality
    The disappearance of Karen environmentalist Billy Rakchongcharoen and the problems faced by his wife in getting the authorities to look into his case are portrayed in a short film
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  • Wed, 27 Jun 2018 08:07
    Myanmar military leaders guilty of 'crimes against humanity': Amnesty
    Myanmar's military chief and other top brass have been accused by Amnesty International of crimes against humanity for overseeing a "systematic" attack against Rohingya Muslims, according to a report by the rights group Wednesday calling for prosecution at the International Criminal Court.
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  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 01:10
    May called to quiz Prayut on human rights
    Ahead of visit from the Prime Minister of Thailand, Prayut Chan-O-Cha, Amnesty International has called on UK Prime Minister Theresa May to convey her deep concern at the deteriorating human rights situation in the country.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:23
    Amnesty International condemns execution in Thailand
    Amnesty International on Tuesday condemned the execution of a 26-year-old murderer in Thailand.
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