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September 20, 2012
The public flogging of a 16-year-old girl by a local mullah in Afghanistan is abhorrent and testifies to the precarious situation of women and girls in Afghanistan.
Press Release
September 13, 2012

Amnesty International calls on Afghanistan’s Parliament to delay its vote to appoint a new national intelligence director until it carries out a thorough and transparent investigation into claims o...

News
September 13, 2012
Afghanistan’s Parliament must not appoint a new national intelligence director before investigating claims of his involvement in torture and other abuses.
Press Release
August 31, 2012

A 12-year-old boy and 7-year-old girl were reportedly beheaded by unknown assailants on Thursday.

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