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November 6, 2012

The transfer of five death row inmates from Ghezel Hesar Prison in Karaj near Tehran to the capital’s Evin Prison has sparked fears about their imminent execution.

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November 6, 2012
 A prominent women’s rights activist in China, Mao Hengfeng, has been sentenced to one and a half years in a labour camp
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November 5, 2012
Tens of thousands of slum-dwellers in Rio de Janeiro are the focus of an NGO campaign on human rights ahead police plans to "pacify" the area.
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November 2, 2012

Security forces shot dozens of men and boys from Maiduguri in northern Nigeria, a day after Amnesty International issued a new investigation condemning human rights violations by the security force...

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