Nigeria abductions: Girls remain missing one year on, Prez-elect says can't promise to find them
Nigeria abductions: Girls remain missing one year on, Prez-elect says can't promise to find them

As Nigeria remembered with much pain and sadness the tragic abductions of more than 200 Chibok school girls exactly a year ago, a report by the Amnesty International only added to the anguish saying, that the terror group has kidnapped some 2,000 girls since the start of 2014 and forced them into sex slavery or trained them to join the attacks.

Concern for US citizen on hunger strike in Cairo jail

 The family of an American citizen on hunger strike in an Egyptian jail for some 250 days are appealing to the US government to press Cairo to let him go fearing his life is at risk.

Don`t execute prisoners, Amnesty tells Pakistan

Pakistani government must not resume executions and instead impose an immediate moratorium on the use of death penalty as a first step towards abolition, Amnesty International said.