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May 13, 2015

South Korean authorities must end the needless imprisonment of hundreds of young men who object to military service on the grounds of conscience, Amnesty International said in a new report publishe...

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May 12, 2015

While officials from Gulf Cooperation Council member states are in the United States this week, countless individuals sit in prison cells simply for having peacefully exercised their human rights....

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May 7, 2015

One year after Saudi Arabian blogger Raif Badawi was sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years in jail, Amnesty International has joined with his wife to renew appeals for his immediate and unconditio...

Press Release
May 7, 2015

Omar Khadr, who spent more than 12 years in U.S. custody after he was detained at age 15 and sent to Guantanamo, has been released on bail following a Canadian court decision today.

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