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Amnesty in the News
May 5, 2011
The New York Times

"New satellite images and firsthand accounts... have confirmed the enormous scale and bleak conditions of the penal system."

Press Release
May 4, 2011
The Bahraini government must end its relentless crackdown on human rights, Amnesty International said today after the country's parliament voted to extend a repressive state of emergency amid continue...
Press Release
May 3, 2011
Amnesty International has received first-hand reports of torture and other ill-treatment from detainees held in Syria as a wave of arrests of anti-government protesters intensified over the weekend.
Report
April 19, 2011
Under a state of emergency enforced continuously for 30 years, Egyptian authorities can arrest anyone they choose on the mere suspicion that they might be a threat to public order and security. They c...

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