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AI: Egypt abducts, tortures hundreds each year

New Amnesty International report accuses Egypt of 'disappearing,' torturing protesters as young as 14.Matt Wanderman, 7/13/2016, 7:52 AM

Amnesty: Syrian rebels guilty of war crimes

New Amnesty International report says Islamist rebels and jihadists in Syria are guilty of war crimes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2016, 4:45 AM

Amnesty warns about executions in Saudi Arabia

Amnesty International warns more than 100 people might be executed by Saudi Arabia in the first six months of 2016.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/28/2016, 2:04 AM

Iran helps spike rate of worldwide executions

Executions up 31% in Iran in 2015, including four minors; worldwide death penalty rate at 25-year high.Tova Dvorin, 4/6/2016, 7:23 PM

South Sudan fighters get to rape in lieu of wages

UN report reveals gov't-linked militias get permission to rape instead of pay, as children and disabled get burned alive.Ari Yashar, 3/11/2016, 2:56 PM

Amnesty appeals for jailed terrorist clown

Amnesty International demands Israel release a Palestinian circus performer - who happens to also be a member of a Communist terror group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2016, 7:29 PM

France razes makeshift refugee shelters in Calais

Clashes break out as demolition teams destroy improvised homes of migrants hoping to reach UK.Matt Wanderman, 3/1/2016, 8:37 AM

Russia slams report accusing it of war crimes

Amnesty Int'l report full of 'cliches and fakes,' Russia's defense ministry says after being accused of causing mass civilian casualties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2015, 7:39 PM

Russia accused of committing war crimes in Syria

Amnesty International says Russia 'directly targeted' civilians with no military aim, killing hundreds; strikes hit hospitals, market.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2015, 7:32 AM

Amnesty Int'l: 60,000 Syrians have 'disappeared'

Rights group warns Syria's government is profiting from money charged to families of people who the regime made forcibly disappear.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/5/2015, 5:12 AM

Israel Accused of 'Stealing' Arab Kids' Organs

ADL condemns as 'outrageous and incendiary' Palestinian activist's accusation that Israeli gov't harvesting Arab children's organs.Cynthia Blank, 10/18/2015, 7:43 AM

Syria Kurds Denounce Amnesty 'War Crimes' Report

YPG forces outraged after Amnesty International accuses anti-ISIS forces of 'collective punishment.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2015, 4:25 PM

Amnesty Accuses Syrian Kurds of 'War Crimes'

Amnesty says Kurdish forces displaced Syrians and demolished their homes while operating in the northern part of the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2015, 5:44 AM

Amnesty Official Has Links to Hamas

UK paper reveals Amnesty's director of faith and human rights, Yasmin Hussein, spent the night with a senior Muslim Brotherhood official.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2015, 2:56 PM

Amnesty Employee Blames Israeli Gov't for Duma

Israel's Embassy in London has filed a complaint with Amnesty International over scores of anti-Israel tweets by a program director.Moshe Cohen, 8/13/2015, 8:30 AM

NGO Documents Syrian Regime's 'War Crimes'

Bombings timed to terrorize civilians and use of starvation in Eastern Ghouta blockade constitutes 'crimes against humanity,' says Amnesty.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2015, 7:48 AM

Amnesty: Iran Embarking on Execution Killing Spree

Iranian regime executing prisoners at a 'staggering' rate of 3 a day, rights group says - many on trumped-up charges.Ari Soffer, 7/23/2015, 4:25 PM

Amnesty's Online Gaza Tool 'Distorts' the War

Platform claiming to 'map Israeli attacks in Gaza' paints a false picture of war to delegitimize Israel's defense, says research institute.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2015, 6:14 PM

Saudi Beheading Streak Already Surpasses Last Year

Saudi Arabia brings beheading tally to 100 just halfway through the year; human rights groups decry unfair trials and brutal punishment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2015, 1:11 PM

Report: Yazidi Revenge on Sunni Arab Village

In response to endless massacres and mass rapes by ISIS and other jihadists, Yazidi militias strike Sunni villages in Iraq.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2015, 10:59 AM

Despite Amnesty Report ICC 'Stonewalls' Hamas Suit

Shurat HaDin director reveals impact of new report, says Hamas executions show Abbas 'only controls a few blocks in Ramallah.'Ari Yashar, 5/30/2015, 11:52 PM

Amnesty: Hamas Executed 'Collaborators' During War

Amnesty International says Hamas committed war crimes by executing dozens of "collaborators with Israel".Elad Benari, 5/27/2015, 3:13 AM

Amnesty Blasts Crimes Against Humanity in Aleppo

Amnesty International blasts both Syrian regime as well as rebel forces in new report on Aleppo fighting.Ben Ariel, 5/5/2015, 4:44 AM

Amnesty International Slammed over Anti-Semitism

After Amnesty rejected motion to campaign against anti-Semitism, NGO Monitor unveils the anti-Semitic incidents within the organization.Ari Yashar, 4/21/2015, 9:41 PM

Amnesty Rejects Motion to Fight Anti-Semitism

Amnesty refuses to investigate rise in anti-Semitism in the UK - but commissioned a 123-page report on 'Islamophobia'.Ari Soffer, 4/21/2015, 4:36 PM

Reports of Shi'ite War Crimes in Tikrit

Amnesty International investigating reports that Iraqi forces and militias committing serious violations in conquering Tikrit from ISIS.Aruz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2015, 6:44 PM

Amnesty Probing Iraqi Abuses in Tikrit Takeover

Human rights group Amnesty International said Thursday it was investigating Iraqi forces for human rights violations in Tikrit battle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2015, 2:07 PM

Hamas: Amnesty Report 'Adopts Israeli Version'

Hamas criticizes a report by Amnesty International accusing the group of war crimes as being unbalanced.Ben Ariel, Canada, 3/27/2015, 11:44 PM

Palestinians Committed War Crimes During Gaza Op

Amnesty International report finds Palestinian terror groups showed 'disregard' for civilian lives during Operation Protective Edge.Cynthia Blank, 3/26/2015, 9:13 AM

Amnesty Decries Iranian 'Baby-Machine' Laws

Iran is considering two new laws that would discriminate against women without children in an attempt to increase population growth.Hillel Fendel, 3/11/2015, 2:13 AM

Syria: NGOs, Families Protest Over Arrests

Activists promoting freedom of speech and transparency over the war have disappeared, rights groups say - and so have medics and lawyers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2015, 9:54 AM

AI Condemns Jordan for Executing Terrorists

Human rights group says response to ISIS burning Jordanian pilot alive cannot be tit-for-tat.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 2/5/2015, 1:01 AM

Worldwide Condemnation of Charlie Hebdo Attack

Governments and free press groups alike condemn 'sickening' attack on satirical newspaper, call to combat terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2015, 6:30 PM

'PA's ICC Move Fueled by European-backed NGOs'

NGO Monitor shows how NGOs funded by Europe have been waging 'lawfare' on Israel for decades, paving the way for 'war crimes' threat.Ari Yashar, 1/1/2015, 3:42 PM

Iraq Debuts Reality Show . . . On ISIS Attacks

Reality show forces ISIS terrorists to meet their victims' families. Could the pop culture idea deter future terrorists?Tova Dvorin, 12/23/2014, 10:49 AM

NGO Monitor: Amnesty Int'l Patently Unreliable

Amnesty International's data on Gaza is 'faulty and incomplete,' watchdog group says Monday - and relies almost solely on anonymous sources.Tova Dvorin, 12/8/2014, 2:59 PM

Amnesty Breaks the Silence on Egypt

Amnesty International condemns Egypt's demolition of homes in Gaza as part of the establishment of a buffer zone.Elad Benari, 11/28/2014, 1:16 AM

Senior Amnesty Official Compares Israel to ISIS

Amnesty International under fire as critics site controversial tweet by campaigns manager as proof of anti-Israel bias.Ari Soffer, 11/6/2014, 11:00 AM

Blistering Israeli Attack on 'Amnesty' Report

NGO Amnesty International's report on Gaza war written by unnamed 'local contractors' with 'extreme bias,' says Foreign Ministry.Gil Ronen, 11/5/2014, 2:16 PM

Amnesty Int'l Report is 'Terrorist Propaganda'

Report claiming IDF 'war crimes' slammed by Israel for 'no evidence,' NGO Monitor notes group has 'radical ideological agenda.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/5/2014, 8:40 AM

Amnesty Condemns Hamas Over Executions

Amnesty International calls on Hamas to stop executions of suspected collaborators, hours after 18 more Gazans are executed by the group.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/23/2014, 1:09 AM

International Leaders Condemn Rocket Fire

EU ambassador visits southern Israel, condemns 'indiscriminate shooting against civilians'; British FM condemns rockets by 'Gaza militants.'Ari Yashar, 7/8/2014, 7:26 PM

Lebanon is Blocking 'Palestinians' Fleeing Syria

Amnesty International report reveals leaked document telling airlines not to fly in refugees.Ari Yashar, 7/2/2014, 9:02 AM

Russia and China Condemned for Latest Syria Veto

Russia and China's latest veto of a UN resolution on Syria is a "callous political move", says Amnesty International.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/23/2014, 3:43 AM

Amnesty Investigator: Gaza 'Witnesses' Often Lie

Article by Amnesty field researcher seemingly backs Israeli concerns that NGOs simply swallow Palestinian narrative.Ari Soffer, 5/11/2014, 4:14 PM

Call for Int'l Court Jurisdiction in 'Palestine'

Abbas urged by human rights groups to join International Criminal Court to sue for 'war crimes and crimes against humanity.'Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 5/9/2014, 12:15 AM

Hamas Kills 2 for 'Collaborating' with Israel

Hamas executes 'collaborators.' Will this become the norm in a unity government?AFP and Tova Dvorin, 5/7/2014, 7:39 PM

PM Condemns 'Hypocrisy' in UN Human Rights Council

Netanyahu brands UNHRC a 'procession of hypocrisy'; council also under fire for whitewashing Saudi human rights abuses.Ari Soffer, 3/30/2014, 1:51 PM

Iran Behind 2013 Global Death Penalty Increase

Report finds execution up 15% last year due to Iran's heavy-handed killing, despite general trend against execution.Ari Yashar, 3/27/2014, 11:53 AM

Amnesty: Syrian Regime Starving 'Palestinians'

Syrian forces are committing war crimes in the Yarmouk camp, says Amnesty International in new report.Elad Benari, 3/11/2014, 6:15 AM

Amnesty International's 'Biased' Report on Israel

NGO Monitor accuses leftist organization of false claims and political warfare, report timed for 'Israel Apartheid Week.'Ari Yashar, 2/26/2014, 3:18 PM

Women's Rights Advance in Morocco

MPs in Morocco vote to ban antiquated loophole allowing men guilty of sexual assault to evade jail time if they marry their victims.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 2/24/2014, 11:13 PM

UN Experts Slam Surge in Iranian Executions

After Amnesty report reveals two people executed every day so far this year, UN calls on Tehran to curb the killings.Ari Soffer, 1/22/2014, 11:01 PM

January 2014: Two Executions Every Day in Iran

Amnesty International slams 'meaningless change of image' by Islamic Republic. Many executions given for political crimes.Tova Dvorin, 1/21/2014, 2:48 PM

Syria: Horrific Abuse in Secret Al Qaeda Prisons

Amnesty International warns of torture, murder in Al Qaeda-affiliated prisons. Children among the victims.Maayana Miskin, 12/19/2013, 3:30 PM

Report: Top NGOs Failing Middle Eastern Women

NGO Monitor report finds Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch are failing to advocate women's rights in the region.Ari Yashar, 12/10/2013, 6:38 PM

Rights Group Slams Saudi Human Rights Record

Amnesty International report accuses Saudi government of failing to live up to any of its human rights commitments.Ari Soffer, 10/21/2013, 5:16 PM