Exclusive: The Saudi Ambassador has also held an influential panel post over the last year
‘Guards would come to the bars and say: ‘Knock on the door when they die.’ It was a famous saying’
Ghina Ahmad Wadi is in extreme pain with a complex bone fracture and severed nerve in her thigh
Tens of thousands of supporters of Turkey's ruling and main opposition parties rallied together in support of democracy
The Saudi-led coalition was accused of causing 60 per cent of child deaths and injuries in Yemen last year
New research shows criminalisation interferes with prostitutes' human rights
Yemeni local talks of 'bombs hanging off the trees' as Amnesty International calls on UK Government to do more to trace the whereabouts of weapons
Shafik Rehman is the third pro-opposition journalist to be arrested in Bangladesh since 2013. His family has described allegations the 81-year-old plotted to abduct and kill the Prime Minister's son as 'completely farcical'
'It would be unprecedented in the history of warfare for [air strikes] not to have killed civilians,' says monitoring group
Lindsay Sandiford and Gareth Cashmore have been sentenced to death by firing squad
The world experienced a sharp spike in executions in 2015
Foreigners account for roughly 90 per cent of the 2.5 million people living in Qatar - many of them low-paid migrant workers
Report issues damning assessment on the state of human rights in the world right now
Critics say move amounts to a 'gross attack on democratic freedoms'
Amnesty International's newly launched fortnightly podcasts offer first-hand accounts from human rights campaigners and victims of injustice, told through the voice of another
The French-Moroccan photographer was killed during a terrorist attack in Burkina Faso's capital earlier this month