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April 3, 2012
CNN.com

Amnesty International calls for the immediate release a leading human rights activist who entered the 55th day of a hunger strike in Bahrain on Tuesday. Fears are growing that Abdulhadi al-Khawaja...

Press Release
March 30, 2012

Ahead of Myanmar's elections on Sunday, April 1, Amnesty International said that despite Myanmar's steps toward improving the country's human rights record, much work remains to be done.

Press Release
March 30, 2012
A leading Bahraini human rights defender serving a life sentence for his role in anti-government protests last year must be released immediately, Amnesty International said, amid fears the activist is...
Press Release
March 23, 2012

Amnesty International today declared two brothers – both journalists jailed for years for listening to hip-hop music -- to be “prisoners of conscience” and demanded their release. The human rights...

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