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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Video: Worldwide actions to close Guantánamo | Amnesty ...
18 January 2008

Thousands of people, including Amnesty International members and supporters from around the world, have taken action to mark the sixth anniversary ...

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The world shouts 'Close Guantánamo' | Amnesty International
16 January 2008

Thousands join worldwide protests marking the sixth anniversary of the first transfers of detainees to Guantánamo on 11 January.

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Amnesty International | Denmark: Authorities must come clean ...
23 October 2007

European governments must initiate independent and thorough investigations into their involvement in the US-led programme of renditions and secret ...

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Denmark: Authorities must come clean about renditions
23 October 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: EUR 18/003/2007 (Public). News Service No: 203. 23 October 2007. ...

Press Release       EUR 18/003/2007

2007 Elections to the United Nations Human Rights Council ...
1 May 2007

On 17 May 2007, UN Member States will elect 14 members of the UN Human Rights Council. Amnesty International is providing in this document a brief ...

Report       IOR 41/012/2007

Denmark: A Briefing for the Committee against Torture
30 April 2007

In May 2007, the Committee against Torture is scheduled to examine Denmark's fifth periodic report on its implementation of the Convention against ...

Report       EUR 18/001/2007

Denmark: Migrant women at risk
25 November 2006

Web Action WA 42/06; AI Index EUR 18/003/2006. Start date: 25/11/06. Web Publisher Category: (eg SVAW). Denmark. Migrant women at risk. ...

Action Document       EUR 18/003/2006

Denmark: Jens Arne Ørskov's death in custody: A mother's ...
14 June 2006

In 2002, 21-year-old Jens Arne Ørskov Mathiasen died while in custody. Jens Arne Ørskov was arrested for disorderly conduct at a town celebration. ...

Report       EUR 18/001/2006

Denmark: Lack of independent investigation leaves police ...
14 June 2006

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: EUR 18/002/2006 (Public). News Service No: 152. 15 June 2006. ...

Press Release       EUR 18/002/2006

The secretive and illegal US programme of 'rendition' ...
5 April 2006

Salah 'Ali Qaru finally emerged free from detention around midnight on 27 March. In nearly three years, the 27-year-old Yemeni was tortured in Jordan ...

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