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Press Release
February 12, 2015

“We join the nation in expressing our horror at the killing of three young Muslim people in North Carolina,” said Steven W. Hawkins, executive director of Amnesty International USA. “Particularly i...

Press Release
February 12, 2015

As the Senate Armed Services Committee concluded its markup of the Detaining Terrorists to Protect America Act, which seeks to impose new restrictions on the transfer of Guantanamo detainees, Amnes...

Press Release
February 12, 2015

In response to today’s announcement of the indictment of Albert Woodfox, Amnesty International USA Executive Director Steven W. Hawkins issued the following statement:

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February 9, 2015
Today’s abrupt halt of the US military court hearing of five alleged plotters of the 11 September 2001 attacks is just the latest in a string of serious incidents that have marked the inherently unfai...

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