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July 23, 2015

News that a Chilean judge is charging 10 former military officers for the killing of singer and political activist Víctor Jara in 1973 and that seven others have been arrested for burning 19-year-o...

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July 21, 2015

The human rights situation in Gambia has deteriorated sharply during President Yahya Jammeh's 21st year in power, said Amnesty International on the anniversary of his 1994 coup d’état.

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July 9, 2015

Amnesty International joined with seven other human rights groups to call on the U.S. government to withhold aid to the Mexican armed forces. The groups submitted a joint memorandum to the State De...

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July 8, 2015

Russia’s veto of a UN Security Council resolution on the Srebrenica genocide is an affront to the families of the victims of the massacre and will hinder attempts at reconciliation between the comm...

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