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End the Death Penalty: World Day against the Death Penalty ...
3 October 2011

When Amnesty International was founded in 1961, only nine countries had abolished the death penalty for all crimes. Fifty years on, the trend towards ...

Document       ACT 51/002/2011

Wire, October/November 2011. Vol. 41, issue 05
1 October 2011

1) The Agenda 2) Up Front: Amnesty archives support case against Haiti's former dictator 3) No help from Europe 4) Police in the Dominican Republic ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2011

Belarus: Belarusian prisoners of conscience at risk
30 September 2011

Belarusian prisoners of conscience, Andrei Sannikau and Zmitser Dashkevich, are being subjected to psychological pressure through constant transportation ...

Urgent Action       EUR 49/019/2011

Belarus: Further information: Free Belarusian human rights ...
13 September 2011

Prominent Belarusian human rights defender Ales Bialiatski, who was arrested on 4 August 2011, has now been charged, and his detention order has ...

Urgent Action       EUR 49/018/2011

The human rights situation in Belarus: Written statement to the ...
5 September 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT Index: EUR 49/017/2011. 5 September 2011. The human rights situation in Belarus: ...

Public Statement       EUR 49/017/2011

Belarusian human rights defender arrested
5 August 2011

Prominent Belarusian human rights defender Ales Bialatski was arrested in central Minsk, Belarus, on 4 August. Amnesty International is concerned ...

Urgent Action       EUR 49/016/2011

Belarus proposes draconian draft laws banning 'silent protests ...
1 August 2011

Under proposed draft amendments, any mass gathering that carries out "action or inaction" will require a permit, or be subject to arrest.

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The Wire, August/September 2011. Vol. 41, issue 04
1 August 2011

1) Stubborn, Irritating, Outrageous 2) Women in Nicaragua need your voice, your action, your solidarity; 'We all have a role in the changing world' 3) Stand ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2011

Amnesty International | Belarus must drop draconian draft ...
1 August 2011

The Belarusian government's proposal to ban almost any kind of protest is yet another assault on the Belarusian people's right to freedom of expression ...

Press Release      

Tear gas fired and websites blocked as Belarus protesters are ...
4 July 2011

Social networking websites Facebook and Twitter blocked by authorities in Belarus as thousands of activists gathered in another 'silent' protest.

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