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November 23, 2012
Tajikistan has ordered one NGO to be shut down in what appears to be a politically motivated case, while two other NGOs are also facing immediate sanctions.
November 22, 2012
A former child soldier recalls the bloodiest chapter in Guatemala's armed conflict, which resulted in more than 200,000 deaths and widespread human rights abuses.
November 21, 2012
Poor people are particularly at risk of being locked up for months, sometimes years, in squalid cells without having committed a crime.
Press Release
November 19, 2012

Amnesty International USA welcomed news today that Myanmar released 50 political prisoners including Amnesty International prisoners of conscience, U Myint Aye and Saw Kyaw Kywa Min, but said the a...

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