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UK government moves to legislate for de facto amnesty for grave human rights violations committed during the Northern Ireland conflict

Index Number: EUR 45/4719/2021

Amnesty International delivers this statement on the occasion of the presentation of the follow-up report of the Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence. This statement relates to the UK government’s plans to legislate for a de facto amnesty for grave human rights violations committed during the Northern Ireland conflict.

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