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Amnesty International highlights ‘worrying rise’ in global executions

At least 579 executions were carried out across 18 countries in 2021 -- a 20 percent increase on 2020

Impunity allows human rights abuses to thrive in Philippines, says Amnesty...

“Lack of accountability continued to facilitate unlawful killings and other human rights violations under the ... ‘war on drugs’ campaign”

Palace says Amnesty International report on drug war ‘false, rehashed’

Palace spokesman Martin Andanar lamented that Amnesty International allegedly failed to verify its latest report

Political leaders, Big Pharma betray promises of fair recovery from pandemic...

States, “alongside corporate titans,” have driven deeper global inequality “in what amounts to one of the greatest betrayals of our times”

Candidates for Philippine national elections urged to address human rights issues

“Candidates should have clear and comprehensive plans of action on important human rights issues,” said Amnesty International Philippines

Amnesty International closes office in Hong Kong amid crackdown on dissent

The announcement came after police surrounded marathon runners and demanded that they remove the slogan "Go Hong Kong!"

Amnesty International calls for end to discrimination against Muslims in Sri...

The report said discrimination against Muslims has evolved from “a rising series of mob attacks ... into government policies" against Muslims

Amnesty International calls for recognition of ‘right to healthy environment’

Failure to address the impacts of the climate crisis “may well be the biggest inter-generational human rights violation in history”

‘Philippines faces health, human rights crisis a year into pandemic’

Amnesty International said the government’s failure to ensure an adequate response to the pandemic is 'a serious human rights issue'

AI: ‘Opportunism,’ ‘contempt for human rights’ mark global response to pandemic

Amnesty International said some “particularly virulent strain” of leaders used the pandemic as an opportunity to entrench their own power

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