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August 28, 2012
A civilian court's conviction of a Colombian junior army officer for the murder and rape of a girl is a rare victory.
Press Release
August 24, 2012

The detention yesterday of the editor of one of Ethiopia's last independent publications is a worrying signal that the government intends to carry on targeting dissent.

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August 24, 2012
Writer Arzhang Davoodi, who is facing fresh charges after being imprisoned in Iran for nearly nine years, must be released immediately and unconditionally, Amnesty International said.
Press Release
August 23, 2012

Mubarak-era laws in Egypt continue to criminalize expression and target journalists critical of President Morsi and the new government.

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