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December 7, 2011

Amnesty International announced today its support for S. 1763, the Stand Against Violence and Empower Native Women (SAVE Native Women) Act. The SAVE Native Women Act was recently introduced on the...

Press Release
October 5, 2011

In September 2011, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch issued statements following the killing and mutilation by unknown persons of a woman believed to be Zaynab al-Hosni.

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September 29, 2011

A letter to U.S. Secretary of State Clinton discussing practical measures and recommendations based on the issue of sexual violence against women in Columbia. Also, recommending what can be done to...

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September 27, 2011

A flogging sentence against a Saudi Arabian woman who defied the ban on driving by women demonstrates the cruel scale of gender discrimination in the Kingdom, Amnesty International said today.

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