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June 11, 2012

There are fears that five members of Iran’s Ahwazi Arab minority who were tried unfairly may face imminent public execution.

Press Release
June 7, 2012

A Kuwait court convicted a man to 10 years in prison for messages posted on Twitter that were deemed "insulting" to heads of state and religious figures.

Press Release
June 7, 2012

Contradictory to President Putin's inauguration pledge for greater citizen participation, Russia's parliament adopted a bill that hikes fines for protesters taking part in unsanctioned rallies.

Press Release
June 6, 2012

In a new report released today, Amnesty International outlines torture, inadequate medical care and other ill-treatment in Israel's prisons.

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