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Afghanistan: 100 lashes for teen shows why climate of ...
20 September 2012

The public flogging of a 16-year-old girl by a local mullah in Afghanistan is abhorrent and testifies to the precarious situation of women and girls in ...

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Afghanistan: Defer vote to appoint intelligence director ...
13 September 2012

Afghanistan's Parliament must not appoint a new national intelligence director before investigating claims of his involvement in torture and other abuses ...

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Afghanistan: Torture fear over US transfer of detainees held at ...
10 September 2012

Amnesty International. Public Statement. AI Index: ASA 11/016/2012. 10 September 2012. Afghanistan: Torture fear over ...

Public Statement       ASA 11/016/2012

Afghanistan: Defer parliamentary vote on appointment of ...
4 September 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 11/015/2012 4 September 2012. Afghanistan: Afghanistan ...

Public Statement       ASA 11/015/2012

Amnesty International | Afghanistan: Investigate 'despicable' ...
31 August 2012

In separate incidents in Afghanistan, a 12-year-old boy was found beheaded on Wednesday and a 7-year-old girl was reportedly beheaded and had ...

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Amnesty International | Afghanistan: Commute death sentence ...
18 July 2012

An Afghan soldier who killed five French soldiers in January has been sentenced to death by a military court, prompting Amnesty International to ...

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Amnesty International | Afghanistan: Urgent need for justice ...
13 July 2012

The assassination of a prominent female official is a major setback to the fragile advances in human rights in Afghanistan, Amnesty International said ...

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Amnesty International | Tokyo Donors Conference must be ' ...
4 July 2012

Money earmarked for Afghanistan can make a lasting difference to Afghan people only if it tackles women's rights, delivers human rights-based security ...

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Afghanistan: Amnesty International at Tokyo Conference on ...
28 June 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. AI Index: ASA 11/013/2012. Thursday 28 June 2012. Amnesty International ...

PressItem       ASA 11/013/2012

Afghanistan: Strengthening the rule of law and protection of ...
26 June 2012

On 8th July 2012 the leaders and foreign ministers of more than 70 countries and international organizations are coming together in Tokyo to consolidate ...

Open Letter       ASA 11/012/2012