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Human rights activist Elżbieta Podleśna is accused of “offending religious beliefs,” a crime in Catholic-majority Poland.
The figure is hundreds more than the number the U.S.-led coalition claims over the entire four-year campaign against IS, the groups said.
Amnesty International condemned the penalties, which also apply to children, as "cruel and inhuman."
Greenpeace and Amnesty International unite in push for greater civil disobedience.
Mothers carried sobbing children away from tear gas fired by U.S. officers at the Mexican border.
The torture of the jailed women allegedly included electric shock, whipping and sexual assault.
The country's leader has failed to speak out against atrocities targeting the country's Rohingya minority, Amnesty said.
The Nigerian army opened fire last week on protesters, killing scores, according to Amnesty International.
Amnesty International has named Colin Kaepernick Ambassador of Conscience for his fight for racial equality. The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback began kneeling during the national anthem in protest of racial injustice and police brutality.
The NFL quarterback took a knee during the national anthem to protest police brutality and inequality, stirring a wave of activism in pro sports.
Here in Rio, we are fighting for justice for Marielle. It’ll be easier for us to win this struggle if you make your voices heard, too.
And the government is building military bases and new villages in their place.
The U.S. president is setting a "dangerous precedent" for other nations, the group says in its annual human rights report.
In the fight against other forms of revenge porn, legislation has been slow, but strides have been made.
Teodora Vasquez has already spent 10 years in jail after having pregnancy complications.
Amnesty International accuses European governments of complicity in Libya's corrupt system.
"They are now some of the most vulnerable refugees," advocates say.
The human rights group is calling for a criminal investigation of the oil giant.
Rohingyas have endured decades of systematic discrimination by successive governments in Rakhine State.