Published: Mar 29, 2022
Amnesty International has been documenting attacks against civilians in Ukraine, with the targeting by Russian forces of hospitals and schools, its director for Eastern Europe Marie Struthers said.
Published: May 13, 2021
An open letter from Amnesty International Thailand to the Justice Ministry and the Office of the Supreme Court President: Prison inmates deserve enhanced treatment during the pandemic and unnecessary custody should be minimised.
Published: Sep 30, 2020
The attacks on human rights organizations, activists and human rights defenders are only an extension of the various repressive policies and sustained assault by the government on those who speak truth to power, it said.
Published: Jul 17, 2020
Amnesty International Thailand has urged the Thai government to drop the charges filed against two men who are members of a political network in Rayong province after they held up signs with aggressive political messages near the D Varee Diva Central Hotel in Rayong province on Wednesday (July 15) when Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha was visiting the province.
Published: Jul 06, 2020
Amnesty International Thailand called on Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen to ensure “timely investigation of the abduction” of government critic Wanchalearm Satsaksit, in an event titled “One Month of finding the truth”, organised by the human rights organsation and the Satsaksit Family at Angoon Children’s Park in Bangkok’s Wattana district on Saturday (July 4) to mark the one-month anniversary since Wanchalearm disappeared in Cambodia.
Published: Dec 26, 2019
Amnesty International, a UK-based non-governmental organization released a public statement on Tuesday (December 24) urging the Thai government to end the judicial harassment of the political opposition, human rights defenders and activists in Thailand who participated in peaceful protests.
Published: Mar 04, 2019
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.