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Amnesty International | Thailand: Release activist imprisoned ...
19 September 2014

A Thai court's decision to uphold a 10-year prison sentence given to an editor and social activist for allegedly insulting the royal family continues the ...

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Amnesty International | Amnesty International responds to ...
18 September 2014

Annual Report 2013. The state of the world's human rights. Read it now ...

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Thailand: Military trial of peaceful protesters an “affront to ...
18 September 2014

The conviction of four peaceful protesters by a Thai military court today is an affront to justice and another sign of repression under military rule.

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Iran: Kurdish juvenile offender facing execution: Saman ...
18 September 2014

Iranian juvenile offender Saman Naseem has been convicted of taking part in armed activities against the state and killing a member of the Revolutionary ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/049/2014

Nigeria: 'Welcome to hell fire': Torture and other ill-treatment in ...
18 September 2014

Torture is a routine occurrence in Nigeria, largely to extract “confessions” or as punishment for alleged crimes. Hundreds of suspects in police and military ...

Report       AFR 44/011/2014

Amnesty International | Qatar: New cybercrimes law ...
18 September 2014

A controversial new cybercrimes law that criminalizes the spreading of “false news” on the internet poses a serious threat to freedom of expression in ...

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Iran 'Happy' dancers sentenced to jail and flogging in flagrant ...
18 September 2014

The Iranian authorities' sentencing of seven people for making a homemade video of the Pharrell Williams' song, “Happy”, reveals the authorities' contempt ...

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Amnesty International | Iran 'Happy' dancers sentenced to jail ...
18 September 2014

The Iranian authorities' sentencing of seven people for making a homemade video of the Pharrell Williams' song, “Happy”, reveals the authorities' contempt ...

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Nigeria's torture chambers exposed in new report | Amnesty ...
18 September 2014

Nigeria's police and military routinely torture women, men, and children – some as young as 12 – using a wide range of methods including beatings, ...

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Amnesty International | Thailand: Military trial of peaceful ...
18 September 2014

The conviction of four peaceful protesters by a Thai military court today is an affront to justice and another sign of repression under military rule, Amnesty ...

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