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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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Philippines: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review ...
28 November 2007

In this submission, Amnesty International raises concern over the shortcomings of legislation to prevent arbitrary arrest and unlawful detention. The submission ...

Report       ASA 35/006/2007

Philippines: Further information on possible enforced ...
8 November 2007

Ruel Munasque, aged 33, Christian community worker, was released after a petition for his release was heard at the Regional Trial Court in Pagadian ...

Urgent Action       ASA 35/005/2007

Philippines: Investigate claims and Protect Manalo Brothers
7 November 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: ASA 35/004/2007 (Public). News Service No: 215. 7 November 2007. ...

Press Release       ASA 35/004/2007

Philippines: Possible enforced disappearance / fear for safety ...
6 November 2007

Ruel Munasque, aged 33, and his friend Roger Morales were abducted by soldiers on Mindanao Island in the southern Philippines on 24 October 2007 ...

Urgent Action       ASA 35/003/2007

Execution by lethal injection: A quarter century of state ...
4 October 2007

Amnesty International opposes the death penalty without reservation as a violation of the right to life. Amnesty International argues that every execution ...

Report       ACT 50/007/2007

Impunity for enforced disappearances in Asia Pacific Region ...
30 August 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: ASA 01/007/2007 (Public). News Service No: 167. 30 August 2007. ...

Press Release       ASA 01/007/2007

The Death Penalty Worldwide - Developments in 2006 (With ...
1 May 2007

The world continued to move closer to the universal abolition of capital punishment during 2006. By the end of the year 88 countries had abolished ...

Report       ACT 50/005/2007

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