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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Suggested recommendations to states considered in the ...
1 March 2010

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of International human rights ...

Document       IOR 41/008/2010

European states must take concrete steps to help close ...
11 January 2010

Leading human rights organizations have urged more European states to accept detainees held at the US detention centre at Guantánamo who cannot ...

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5 September 2009

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Amnesty International | Sweden: Extradition of Rwandan ...
10 July 2009

Amnesty International calls on the government of Sweden to immediately reverse its decision to extradite Sylvere Ahorugeze to Rwanda where there ...

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Sweden: End Impunity Through Universal Jurisdiction (No ...
1 January 2009

This paper makes extensive recommendations for reform of law and practice so that Sweden can fulfil its obligations under international law to investigate ...

Report       EUR 42/001/2009

Sweden: Further Information on Forcible return/ torture, Terhas ...
12 November 2008

On 31 October, a representative of the United Nations' Committee Against Torture (CAT) requested that Sweden does not return Terhas Mlash Abraha ...

Urgent Action       EUR 42/007/2008

Sweden: Forcible return/torture: Terhas Mlash Abraha (f)
31 October 2008

The Swedish authorities are preparing to forcibly return asylum-seeker Terhas Mlash Abraha to Eritrea, where she would be at risk of arbitrary detention ...

Urgent Action       EUR 42/006/2008

Europe: Victims of rendition and secret detention still seeking ...
24 June 2008

This report provides detailed information on six cases of rendition and secret detention – involving 13 individuals – which demonstrate both the pattern ...

Report       EUR 01/012/2008

Sweden/Eritrea: Further Information on Deportation / Torture ...
22 April 2008

As had been feared, Jamil Burhan was deported from Sweden to Eritrea on 15 April 2008, despite protests from Amnesty International, the Office of the ...

Urgent Action       EUR 42/004/2008