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July 5, 2016

Amnesty International is launching a new app to document the use of firearms in Rio de Janeiro before the 2016 Olympic Games.

Press Release
July 5, 2016

Iraq’s execution of five prisoners is a brazen knee-jerk reaction to the abhorrent weekend Baghdad bombing and a worrying sign that the country is stepping up its use of the death penalty, Amnesty...

Victory
July 5, 2016

Prisoner of conscience U Gambira was released on 1 July after all charges against him were dropped by courts in Myanmar.

Press Release
July 5, 2016

Guinea’s National Assembly vote in favor of a new criminal code abolishing the death penalty is a significant step for human rights in the country, but the code contains provisions which will stren...

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