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August 22, 2014

In response to new video released by the St Louis Metropolitan Police Department depicting the fatal shooting of Kajieme Powell, a 25-year-old man, Amnesty International sent the following letter t...

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August 22, 2014
The current surge in executions in Saudi Arabia is continuing unabated with another beheading scheduled for Monday 25 August, said Amnesty International today.
Press Release
August 20, 2014

The apparent execution-style killing of a U.S. reporter who went missing in Syria in 2012 constitutes a war crime and highlights the urgent need for all states with influence in the region to ensur...

Press Release
August 20, 2014

Attorney General Eric Holder visits Ferguson today as part of the federal investigation into Michael Brown's death.

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