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June 18, 2014
The Irish government’s establishment of an independent Commission of Investigation into ‘mother and baby homes’ must result in an effective and comprehensive investigation that is fully compliant with...
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June 17, 2014

In response to the scheduled execution of Marcus Wellons in Georgia tonight, Amnesty International USA Executive Director Steven W. Hawkins issued the following statement.

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June 17, 2014
Libyan armed forces and armed groups, including militias, must immediately stop the reckless shelling of residential areas, endangering the lives of Benghazi residents, Amnesty International said foll...
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June 11, 2014

In response to reports that the Obama administration has launched its first drone strike in Pakistan since last year, Zeke Johnson, Director of Amnesty International USA's Security & Human Righ...

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