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USA: Jailed after exposing possible human rights abuses ...
1 October 2014

US Army Private Chelsea Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison in 2013, after leaking classified government material. Some of the documents ...

Document       AMR 51/044/2014

USA: Jailed after exposing possible human rights abuses ...
1 October 2014

CHELSEA MANNING USA Chelsea Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison after leaking classified US government documents to the website ...

Poster       AMR 51/045/2014

UN: Landmark Arms Trade Treaty to become reality with 50th ...
25 September 2014

Protection for the millions of people whose lives are devastated by the poorly regulated global arms trade is set to take a giant leap forward, with the ...

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USA: Further information: Missouri conducts its eighth ...
10 September 2014

Earl Ringo was executed in Missouri on 10 September after the courts refused to intervene and the state governor denied clemency. This was the eighth ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/048/2014

The UN Human Rights Council should support effective ...
9 September 2014

On 10 October 2014 Amnesty International, together with other members of the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty, will mark the 12th World Day ...

Document       IOR 41/028/2014

USA: Call for race inquiry as execution nears: Earl Ringo
4 September 2014

Earl Ringo is due to be executed in Missouri on 10 September. He was sentenced to death in 1999 for two murders committed in 1998. As part of the ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/047/2014

USA: 'We tortured some folks': The wait for truth, remedy and ...
2 September 2014

The fact that President Obama not only ended the CIA secret detention program, but has also publicly acknowledged that torture was a part of it, is to ...

Report       AMR 51/046/2014

USA: Urgently investigate policing methods after use of lethal ...
14 August 2014

In addition to a prompt, thorough, independent and impartial investigation into allegations that police shot dead an unarmed teenager in Missouri, an ...

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Afghanistan: Left in the dark: Failures of accountability for ...
11 August 2014

Thousands of Afghan civilians have been killed since 2001 by international forces, and thousands more have been injured. This report examines the ...

Report       ASA 11/006/2014

Afghanistan: No justice for thousands of civilians killed in US ...
11 August 2014

The families of thousands of Afghan civilians killed by US/NATO forces in Afghanistan have been left without justice, Amnesty International said in a ...

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