Italy must drop charges against Iuventa’s refugee rescuers, Amnesty demands — The Civil Fleet

Meanwhile, the Sea-Watch 3 and Ocean Viking find themselves ‘in a situation that should never occur at sea’ AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL called on the Italian authorities today to drop legal proceedings against activists from refugee the Iuventa rescue ship. Between August 2016 and August 2017, the vessel’s crew saved the lives of more than 14,000 people […]Continua a leggere “Italy must drop charges against Iuventa’s refugee rescuers, Amnesty demands — The Civil Fleet”

Kurdistan irakien. Arrestations arbitraires et disparitions forcées de militant·e·s et de journalistes | Amnesty International

Depuis un an, les autorités de la région du Kurdistan irakien mènent une répression implacable contre les journalistes, les militant·e·s et les manifestant·e·s qui exercent leur droit à la liberté d’expression, notamment en les arrêtant arbitrairement et en les soumettant à des disparitions forcées, a déclaré Amnesty International mardi 15 juin. Cette campagne de répression,Continua a leggere “Kurdistan irakien. Arrestations arbitraires et disparitions forcées de militant·e·s et de journalistes | Amnesty International”

China, Middle East dominate 2020 list of top executioners: Report | Death Penalty News | Al Jazeera

Amnesty’s annual review shows decrease in number of global executions in 2020 but 18 countries continued the practice. Sorgente: China, Middle East dominate 2020 list of top executioners: Report | Death Penalty News | Al Jazeera

Tell pharmaceutical companies to give us all a fair shot | Amnesty International

Tell pharma companies to allow other companies to produce COVID-19 vaccines. Sorgente: Tell pharmaceutical companies to give us all a fair shot | Amnesty International

BALAHA CASE video director Shady Habash

After almost 800 days in prison, photographer and music video director Shady Habash dies in Tora Prison, Cairo, on May 2nd 2020, from health issues yet not specified. Shady was imprisoned since March 2018, because of directing the music video for Egyptian artist Ramy Essam’s song Balaha. Shady didn’t have anything to do with the content ofContinua a leggere “BALAHA CASE video director Shady Habash”

Demand safety of rescue worker abducted during Aleppo evacuation

Rescue worker Abdulhadi Kamel was abducted by Syrian government forces during the evacuation of Aleppo in December. The only time he has been seen since his capture is in a sinister video released earlier this month. Sorgente: Demand safety of rescue worker abducted during Aleppo evacuation | Amnesty International UK

Abusi e violenze, l’inferno degli hotspot italiani

Salih aveva solo 10 anni quando le milizie hanno attaccato il suo villaggio nella regione del Nord Darfur, in Sudan. «Era sera. Sparavano e davano fuoco alle nostre capanne. I… Sorgente: Abusi e violenze, l’inferno degli hotspot italiani