Amnesty International Report 2010: State of the World's Human Rights| 8mins
Director: Amnesty International | Producer: Amnesty International
Focus Years: 2010 | Country: United Kingdom
"A global justice gap is being made worse by power politics, despite a landmark year for international justice", said Amnesty International this year in its annual assessment of human rights worldwide. "Launching Amnesty International Report 2010: State of the World's Human Rights" documents abuses in 159 countries, and the organization said that powerful governments are blocking advances in international justice by standing above the law on human rights, shielding allies from criticism and acting only when politically convenient.