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Rights Today: Why our movement matters

As 2018 draws to a close, we reflect on the 70 years that have passed since the United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and ask ourselves: “How far have we come?” In this summary of the state of the world’s human rights, we turn our attention to a handful of key issues...

Amnesty International Report 2013: Timor-Leste

Impunity persisted for crimes against humanity and gross human rights violations committed during the Indonesian occupation (1975-1999). Security forces were accused of human rights violations, including illtreatment and excessive use of force. Women and girls faced high levels of domestic violence.