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February 1, 2012

The South Korean authorities should immediately release a social media activist accused of helping "the enemy" for re-tweeting messages from North Korea's official government Twitter account, Amnes...

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February 1, 2012

Amnesty International urged Senegalese President Abdoulaye Wade to rein in security forces after a third person was killed and dozens injured by police during two days of demonstrations across the...

Press Release
February 1, 2012

Amnesty International called on Russia today to stop its “unconscionable” obstruction of United Nations’ efforts to help end the bloodshed in Syria.

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February 1, 2012
Russia is urged not to block the UN Security Council's efforts to end human rights violations in Syria.

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