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Press Release
July 18, 2012
An Afghan soldier who killed five French soldiers in January has been sentenced to death by a military court. Amnesty International urges Afghan authorities to commute the sentence.
Press Release
July 13, 2012

The assassination of a prominent female official is a major setback to the fragile advances in human rights in Afghanistan.

Amnesty in the News
July 11, 2012
Free Speech Radio

Christina Finch, Amnesty International USA's women policy director, comments on the concerns over corruption in the country.

Press Release
July 9, 2012
The horrifying killing of a young woman in Afghanistan shows the depth of women's rights abuses in Afghanistan. The road to change for Afghan women is a long one.

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