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November 8, 2011
To mark Eid, the Taleban leader Mullah Omar instructed his commanders to stem the rising number of civilian deaths in Afghanistan.
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November 1, 2011
Officials gathered at an Istanbul conference on Afghanistan must keep human rights a central focus of their plans for regional security.
Press Release
October 27, 2011

Amnesty International urged authorities to ensure that police show restraint in their response to Occupy Wall Street protests, following critical injuries suffered by a man in Oakland, Ca. in clash...

Press Release
October 25, 2011

The Syrian government has turned hospitals into instruments of repression in its efforts to crush opposition, Amnesty International said today in a new report that documents the torture of injured...

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