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December 16, 2011

This year has seen a dramatic rise in the number of people – many impoverished and some juveniles – who are executed for drug offenses in Iran, Amnesty International said today in a new report whic...

Press Release
December 16, 2011
Amnesty International released a new short film, Happy World Travels, that was inspired by the abusive policies of the "war on terror," including the use of torture and the refusal of the U.S. governm...
News
December 16, 2011
The EU should use an upcoming summit in Kyiv to pressure Ukraine to stop its epidemic of police criminality.
News
December 15, 2011
Despite official pledges to protect migrants passing through Mexico, they still face widespread and systematic human rights abuses.

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