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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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United Kingdom: Judgment of the European Court of Human ...
16 January 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public statement. AI index: EUR 45/001/2013. 16 January 2013. United Kingdom: Judgment ...

Public Statement       EUR 45/001/2013

European Court finds British Airways discriminated against ...
15 January 2013

Nadia Eweida, a Coptic Christian, took her case to the Court after the airline stopped her from wearing a visible crucifix at work.

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UK arrest highlights Nepal's failure to address torture ...
4 January 2013

A former Nepali miliary colonel has been arrested in the UK on allegations of torture, in a welcome example of universal jurisication being used to further ...

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UK ordered to continue moratorium on detainee transfers in ...
2 November 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT Index: ASA 11/020/2012 2 November 2012. UK ordered to continue ...

Public Statement       ASA 11/020/2012

UK: New report slams secret justice ahead of debate on ...
15 October 2012

A new Amnesty International report slams the UK government's plans for a substantial extension of the use of secret evidence in the justice system.

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United Kingdom: Left in the dark: The use of secret evidence ...
15 October 2012

Over the past decade, there has been an ever increasing reliance on secret evidence by the UK government in the name of national security. Amnesty ...

Report       EUR 45/014/2012

Sweden should issue assurance it won't extradite Assange to ...
27 September 2012

The Swedish authorities should issue assurances to the UK and to Julian Assange that he will not be extradited to the USA.

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Côte d'Ivoire: The toxic truth: About a company called ...
25 September 2012

In August 2006, toxic waste was dumped in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. This is a summary of the report produced by Amnesty International and Greenpeace ...

Report       AFR 31/008/2012

Côte d'Ivoire: The toxic truth: About a company called ...
25 September 2012

On 20 August, 2006 people of Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, woke to find that foul-smelling, toxic waste had been dumped in their city. This report follows ...

Report       AFR 31/002/2012

United Kingdom: Amnesty International welcomes new ...
20 September 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 45/013/2012. 20 September 2012. United Kingdom: Amnesty ...

Public Statement       EUR 45/013/2012