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A widely respected Spanish investigative judge faces trial on charges he abused his power in an investigation into Franco-era abuses.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. AI index: EUR 41/001/2012. 19 January 2012. Spain: Human rights organizations ...
PressItem EUR 41/001/2012
The Spanish authorities must stop the practice of police selecting individuals for identity checks based on their ethnic or racial characteristics.
Police in Spain target people belonging to ethnic minorities for identity checks. People who are not "European-looking" can be stopped several times ...
Report EUR 41/011/2011
Report exposes extent of identity checks by Spanish police based on ethnic and racial characteristics and the consequences for ethnic minorities.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL DIARY NOTE 8 December 2011. Index: EUR 41/012/2011. Amnesty international report slams ...
PressItem EUR 41/012/2011
The announcement by Spain's armed Basque group, ETA ( Euskadi Ta Askatasuna) that it has permanently renounced armed struggle provides an ...
ETA waged a 40-year armed campaign against the Spanish state, during which more than 800 people were killed and thousands injured.
Syrian protesters in Europe and the Americas have been systematically monitored and harassed by embassy officials and others believed to be acting ...
A new Amnesty International report says that activists in Europe and the Americas highlighting abuses in Syria have been harassed and intimidated.