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Russian Federation: Detainee faces torture in Russia
10 July 2014

A detainee in a temporary detention facility on the territory of Russian prison colony no. 14, whose anonymity has to be preserved for security reasons ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/042/2014

Myanmar: Media workers imprisoned in crackdown on free ...
10 July 2014

The sentencing of five media workers in Myanmar each to 10 years' imprisonment with hard labour for “disclosing state secrets” makes today a ...

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Central African Republic: Time for accountability
10 July 2014

War crimes, crimes against humanity and other serious human rights violations and abuses have been committed in CAR by members of the mainly ...

Report       AFR 19/006/2014

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

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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