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Spain: Ruling on Baltasar Garzón is good news, but crimes ...
27 February 2012

The well-known Spanish investigating judge Baltasar Garzón has been cleared of charges of abuse of power, but crimes remain unpunished.

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Spain: Restrictions imposed by schools on the rights to ...
9 February 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 9 February 2012. AI Index: EUR 41/002/2012. Spain: Restrictions imposed ...

Public Statement       EUR 41/002/2012

Spain: Human rights organizations press conference on judge ...
19 January 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. AI index: EUR 41/001/2012. 19 January 2012. Spain: Human rights organizations ...

PressItem       EUR 41/001/2012

Amnesty International | Spain: Discrimination condoned by the ...
14 December 2011

The Spanish authorities must stop the practice of police selecting individuals for identity checks based on their ethnic or racial characteristics.

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Spain: Stop racism, not people: Racial profiling and ...
14 December 2011

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

Spain: Amnesty international report slams discriminatory ...
8 December 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL DIARY NOTE 8 December 2011. Index: EUR 41/012/2011. Amnesty international report slams ...

PressItem       EUR 41/012/2011

Spain: End to ETA violence presents opportunity for human ...
21 October 2011

ETA waged a 40-year armed campaign against the Spanish state, during which more than 800 people were killed and thousands injured.

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Campaign to silence Syrian protesters overseas revealed ...
3 October 2011

A new Amnesty International report says that activists in Europe and the Americas highlighting abuses in Syria have been harassed and intimidated.

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Spain: New reports of excessive use of force by police against ...
22 August 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT Index: EUR 41/010/2011 22 August 2011 Spain: new reports of excessive use of force by ...

Public Statement       EUR 41/010/2011

Spain: Further information: Migrant family face new eviction ...
18 August 2011

Moroccan migrants Abdelilah Ghailan, Fatima Zhora Alami Wahabi and their two children were to have been forcibly evicted from their house in Madrid ...

Urgent Action       EUR 41/009/2011