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August 28, 2014
Peaceful activist Mohamed Bachir Arab has been held in secret since he was arrested by the Syrian intelligence forces on 2 November 2011. He is one of Syria's many "disappeared". 
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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
At least 18 more Palestinians are put to death by firing squad for allegedly providing information to Israel.
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August 21, 2014
South Sudan is awash with weapons and thousands of people have been killed as government and opposition forces commit grave human rights violations and abuses. 

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