Amnesty International – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Thu, 23 May 2019 19:31:00 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.9 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Amnesty International – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Amnesty condemns forced returns of Afghan asylum seekers https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/amnesty-condemns-forced-returns-of-afghan-asylum-seekers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/amnesty-condemns-forced-returns-of-afghan-asylum-seekers/#respond Thu, 05 Oct 2017 04:47:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1180873 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/amnesty-condemns-forced-returns-of-afghan-asylum-seekers/feed/ 0 Russian rights activists call on EU to stand up for its values https://www.euractiv.com/section/freedom-of-thought/news/russian-rights-activists-call-on-eu-to-stand-up-for-its-values/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/freedom-of-thought/news/russian-rights-activists-call-on-eu-to-stand-up-for-its-values/#respond Tue, 16 May 2017 07:15:05 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1145774 https://www.euractiv.com/section/freedom-of-thought/news/russian-rights-activists-call-on-eu-to-stand-up-for-its-values/feed/ 0 Executions decrease worldwide but number of death sentences spikes https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/executions-decrease-but-number-of-death-sentences-spikes-study/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/executions-decrease-but-number-of-death-sentences-spikes-study/#respond Tue, 11 Apr 2017 12:23:01 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1137201 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/executions-decrease-but-number-of-death-sentences-spikes-study/feed/ 0 Slovakia continues to allow discrimination against Roma children https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/slovakia-continues-to-allow-discrimination-against-roma-children/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/slovakia-continues-to-allow-discrimination-against-roma-children/#comments Wed, 01 Mar 2017 11:13:53 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1095652 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/slovakia-continues-to-allow-discrimination-against-roma-children/feed/ 1 Binding rules for business, rights for people https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/binding-rules-for-business-rights-for-people/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/binding-rules-for-business-rights-for-people/#respond Tue, 28 Feb 2017 06:16:31 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1095439 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/binding-rules-for-business-rights-for-people/feed/ 0 MEPs focus on Serbian Savamala affair https://www.euractiv.com/section/enlargement/news/meps-focus-on-serbian-savamala-affair/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/enlargement/news/meps-focus-on-serbian-savamala-affair/#respond Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:06:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1094238 https://www.euractiv.com/section/enlargement/news/meps-focus-on-serbian-savamala-affair/feed/ 0 Mike Pence arrives in Brussels, greeted by protestors https://www.euractiv.com/section/all/video/mike-pence-arrives-in-brussels-greeted-by-protestors/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/all/video/mike-pence-arrives-in-brussels-greeted-by-protestors/#respond Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:18:40 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1092525 “Hands too small, can’t build a wall,” demonstrators chanted during US Vice-President Mike Pence’s meeting with EU leaders.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/all/video/mike-pence-arrives-in-brussels-greeted-by-protestors/feed/ 0 The Brief: Is the EU-Turkey migrant deal as bad as Donald Trump’s wall? https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/the-brief-is-the-eu-turkey-migrant-deal-as-bad-as-donald-trumps-wall/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/the-brief-is-the-eu-turkey-migrant-deal-as-bad-as-donald-trumps-wall/#respond Tue, 14 Feb 2017 16:11:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1090747 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/the-brief-is-the-eu-turkey-migrant-deal-as-bad-as-donald-trumps-wall/feed/ 0 Slovenian parliament legalises migrant push-backs https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/slovenian-parliament-toughens-law-to-prevent-migrant-influx/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/slovenian-parliament-toughens-law-to-prevent-migrant-influx/#comments Fri, 27 Jan 2017 06:47:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1084162 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/slovenian-parliament-toughens-law-to-prevent-migrant-influx/feed/ 2 Amnesty: Fight against terror is dismantling human rights in Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/amnesty-fight-against-terror-is-dismantling-human-rights-in-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/amnesty-fight-against-terror-is-dismantling-human-rights-in-europe/#comments Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:25:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.fr/?post_type=news&p=320508 EURACTIV France reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/amnesty-fight-against-terror-is-dismantling-human-rights-in-europe/feed/ 1 Rights groups denounce Spain’s plan to sell warships to Saudi Arabia https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/rights-groups-denounce-spains-plan-to-sell-warships-to-saudi-arabia/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/rights-groups-denounce-spains-plan-to-sell-warships-to-saudi-arabia/#respond Fri, 13 Jan 2017 07:37:25 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1078909 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/rights-groups-denounce-spains-plan-to-sell-warships-to-saudi-arabia/feed/ 0 Slovenia toughens law to prevent another influx of migrants https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/slovenia-toughens-law-to-prevent-another-influx-of-migrants/ Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:05:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1076514 Olympics dissident: Ethiopia could ‘become another Libya’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/olympics-dissident-ethiopia-could-become-another-libya/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/olympics-dissident-ethiopia-could-become-another-libya/#respond Thu, 10 Nov 2016 15:07:03 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1059887 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/olympics-dissident-ethiopia-could-become-another-libya/feed/ 0 The Brief: Juncker orders Oettinger to apologise https://www.euractiv.com/section/all/news/the-brief-juncker-orders-oettinger-to-apologise/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/all/news/the-brief-juncker-orders-oettinger-to-apologise/#respond Thu, 03 Nov 2016 16:06:48 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1056915 https://www.euractiv.com/section/all/news/the-brief-juncker-orders-oettinger-to-apologise/feed/ 0 Amnesty alleges Italian police ‘torture’ of migrants https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/amnesty-alleges-italian-police-torture-of-migrants/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/amnesty-alleges-italian-police-torture-of-migrants/#respond Thu, 03 Nov 2016 06:32:16 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1056548 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/amnesty-alleges-italian-police-torture-of-migrants/feed/ 0 The Brief: Oettinger the ostrich https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/the-brief-oettinger-the-ostrich/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/the-brief-oettinger-the-ostrich/#respond Wed, 02 Nov 2016 16:11:27 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1056462 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/the-brief-oettinger-the-ostrich/feed/ 0 Afghan refugees return to uncertain future in alien homeland https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/afghan-refugees-return-to-uncertain-future-in-alien-homeland/ Wed, 05 Oct 2016 12:25:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1046070 EU turns the screws on providers of torture equipment https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/eu-turns-the-screws-on-providers-of-torture-equipment/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/eu-turns-the-screws-on-providers-of-torture-equipment/#respond Tue, 04 Oct 2016 14:05:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1045856 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/eu-turns-the-screws-on-providers-of-torture-equipment/feed/ 0 EU slams Egypt over NGO clampdown https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-slams-egypt-over-ngo-clampdown/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-slams-egypt-over-ngo-clampdown/#respond Mon, 19 Sep 2016 06:29:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1039880 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-slams-egypt-over-ngo-clampdown/feed/ 0 Ethiopia blames ‘outside forces’ for protest death toll https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ethiopia-blames-outside-forces-for-protest-death-toll/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ethiopia-blames-outside-forces-for-protest-death-toll/#comments Tue, 13 Sep 2016 04:14:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1037354 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ethiopia-blames-outside-forces-for-protest-death-toll/feed/ 2 Turkish ‘unity’ rally condemns coup amid torture claims https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/turkish-unity-rally-condemns-coup-amid-torture-claims/ Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:00:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1024860 Erdoğan, amid a purge of suspected state enemies.]]> Erdogan warns he will ditch refugee deal if EU breaks promises https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/erdogan-warns-he-will-ditch-refugee-deal-if-eu-breaks-promises/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/erdogan-warns-he-will-ditch-refugee-deal-if-eu-breaks-promises/#comments Fri, 08 Apr 2016 05:44:52 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=960873 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/erdogan-warns-he-will-ditch-refugee-deal-if-eu-breaks-promises/feed/ 6 Refugees still arriving, as EU-Turkey deal enters into force https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/refugees-still-arriving-as-eu-turkey-deal-enters-into-force/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/refugees-still-arriving-as-eu-turkey-deal-enters-into-force/#comments Mon, 21 Mar 2016 05:52:27 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=952220 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/refugees-still-arriving-as-eu-turkey-deal-enters-into-force/feed/ 1 Media intimidated ahead of Myanmar election, Amnesty claims https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/media-intimidated-ahead-of-myanmar-election-amnesty-claims/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/media-intimidated-ahead-of-myanmar-election-amnesty-claims/#respond Tue, 03 Nov 2015 15:54:36 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=883441 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/media-intimidated-ahead-of-myanmar-election-amnesty-claims/feed/ 0 Baluchistan: A reality we cannot ignore https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/baluchistan-a-reality-we-cannot-ignore/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/baluchistan-a-reality-we-cannot-ignore/#respond Fri, 30 Oct 2015 16:10:06 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=883224 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/baluchistan-a-reality-we-cannot-ignore/feed/ 0 EU condemns Tehran for execution of ‘forced-marriage’ female https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-condemns-tehran-for-execution-of-forced-marriage-female/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-condemns-tehran-for-execution-of-forced-marriage-female/#respond Thu, 15 Oct 2015 12:54:50 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=881885 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-condemns-tehran-for-execution-of-forced-marriage-female/feed/ 0 Austria set to force towns to take refugees https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/austria-set-to-force-towns-to-take-refugees/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/austria-set-to-force-towns-to-take-refugees/#respond Tue, 18 Aug 2015 07:28:55 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=877433 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/austria-set-to-force-towns-to-take-refugees/feed/ 0 Coffin-carrying migrants march on European Council https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/video/coffin-carrying-migrants-march-on-european-council/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/video/coffin-carrying-migrants-march-on-european-council/#respond Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:46:43 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=870135 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/video/coffin-carrying-migrants-march-on-european-council/feed/ 0 Record number of migrants expected to drown in Mediterranean this year https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/record-number-of-migrants-expected-to-drown-in-mediterranean-this-year/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/record-number-of-migrants-expected-to-drown-in-mediterranean-this-year/#respond Thu, 02 Apr 2015 08:35:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=868619 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/record-number-of-migrants-expected-to-drown-in-mediterranean-this-year/feed/ 0 Anti-gay laws in Africa tarnish Europe relations https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/anti-gay-laws-in-africa-tarnish-europe-relations/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/anti-gay-laws-in-africa-tarnish-europe-relations/#respond Tue, 18 Mar 2014 08:44:55 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=842919 Euractiv.fr reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/anti-gay-laws-in-africa-tarnish-europe-relations/feed/ 0 Olympics triggering human rights violations in China https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/olympics-triggering-human-rights-violations-in-china/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sports/opinion/olympics-triggering-human-rights-violations-in-china/#respond Thu, 10 Apr 2008 15:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=836296 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