As police use excessive force and agents like tear gas on protesters, here are some things you can do to stay safe while speaking out.
University lecturers have accused rescue workers the White Helmets of mass murder in Syria – to condemnation from Amnesty International and others.
The acknowledgment came in a television package that criticized international Farsi-language channels for their reporting on the crisis, which began on Nov. 15.
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.