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September 16, 2011
Beijing urged to show clemency to Syed Zahid Hussain Shah, who is due to be executed next week.
Press Release
August 30, 2011

Authorities in Pakistan must urgently end the widespread practice of enforced disappearance and ensure anyone detained has full access to lawyers and the courts, Amnesty International said in a new...

Press Release
July 8, 2011

Sam Zarifi, Asia-Pacific director for Amnesty International issued the following statement in response to news that Pakistan authorities ordered 1,000 extra troops into Karachi with instructions to...

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July 8, 2011
"Shoot on sight" is a recipe for disaster in Karachi says Amnesty International, after sectarian violence reportedly kills as many as 95.

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