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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Amnesty International | US whistleblower Edward Snowden ...
10 July 2014

As US Edward Snowden seeks to extend his stay in Russia, Amnesty International called for effective international protection for whistleblowers.

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Ethiopia: End the onslaught on dissent as arrests continue ...
10 July 2014

The Ethiopian authorities must halt their continuing onslaught on dissent, Amnesty International said today, after the arrest of four more opposition party ...

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Bahrain: Further information: Mahdi Sahwan released
10 July 2014

Bahraini political activist Mahdi Sahwan was released on 8 July after serving a one-year prison sentence for “insulting” the King and “calling for and ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/020/2014

Amnesty International | Nepal: Fix flawed Truth, Reconciliation ...
9 July 2014

The Nepal government should act immediately to fix crucial flaws in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) Act, particularly those highlighted ...

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The human cost of Fortress Europe: human rights violations ...
9 July 2014

Every year, thousands of migrants and refugees try to reach Europe. The response of the European Union (EU) and its member states has been to invest ...

Report       EUR 05/001/2014

Egypt: Further information: Activists remanded in jail, trial in ...
9 July 2014

Human rights defender and NGO staff member Yara Sallam, activist Sanaa Ahmed Seif and 20 other detainees stood trial on 29 June on charges of ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/040/2014

Amnesty International | Tawanda Mutasah announced new ...
9 July 2014

Leading lawyer and human rights advocate Tawanda Mutasah has been appointed Amnesty International's new Senior Director for Law & Policy.

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EU migration policies put lives and rights at risk | Amnesty ...
9 July 2014

In their determination to seal off their borders, the European Union and its member states are putting the lives and rights of refugees and migrants at ...

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Amnesty International | Amnesty International and trinidad ...
9 July 2014

In an effort to support the promotion of human rights in Trinidad and Tobago and the Caribbean, Amnesty International (AI) and the trinidad+tobago film ...

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Ukraine: Crimean Tatar leader banned from homeland: Refat ...
9 July 2014

The leader of the Crimean Tatar community, Refat Chubarov, has been banned from entering Crimea for five years. This highlights a broader campaign ...

Urgent Action       EUR 50/035/2014