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January 8, 2013

A young Sri Lankan woman is at imminent risk of execution in Saudi Arabia for a crime she allegedly committed when she was under 18, prompting Amnesty International to urge the country’s King to pr...

Press Release
January 8, 2013

The charges of “fornication” against a 15-year-old girl in Maldives, who there is strong reason to believe was raped by her stepfather, is outrageous, Amnesty International said.

Press Release
December 21, 2012

Frank Jannuzi, head of Amnesty International’s Washington office, issued the following statement in response to the final passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) in the U.S. House...

Press Release
December 20, 2012

Amnesty International today hailed adoption by the United Nations General Assembly of a resolution against female genital mutilation.

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