Amnesty International reaction to court decision to overturn burkini ban in France
Amnesty International USA
“By overturning a discriminatory ban that is fuelled by and is fuelling prejudice and intolerance, today's decision has drawn an important line in the sand.” “French authorities must now drop the pretense that these measures do anything to protect the ...
Colombia: End of negotiations over conflict brings hopes of peace
... peace will depend largely on whether the authorities can ensure the millions of victims of disappearances, killings, sexual violence, forced displacement and torture see proper justice,” said Erika Guevara Rosas, Americas Director at Amnesty ...
Malaysia: Sedition conviction must be quashed | Amnesty International
The conviction of Mohammed Fakhrulrazi Mohammed Mokhtar for sedition should be quashed immediately, Amnesty International said today. “This is a clear ...
Amnesty International sedition case: Criticising India doesn't amount to sedition
That doesn't mean Amnesty India International, on which sedition charges have been filed, is innocent. It allegedy abetted a disruptive event in Bengaluru on August 13. But chanting anti-India slogans should not attract a charge of sedition. In a ...