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March 13, 2013
Two years after Syrians rose in peaceful protest against their government, the country is mired in a bloody conflict with both sides responsible for war crimes, Amnesty International found in two brie...
February 19, 2013
European Court of Human Rights rules that Austria discriminated by refusing to consider a woman's request to adopt her female partner’s child.
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February 11, 2013

On Monday, Feb. 12, International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers, Amnesty International highlights the need to adopt a global Arms Trade Treaty to prevent government forces or armed groups –...

February 8, 2013
Halting the use of child soldiers in conflicts is just one of a series of compelling reasons for states to adopt a strong Arms Trade Treaty.

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