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December 20, 2012

Amnesty International today hailed adoption by the United Nations General Assembly of a resolution against female genital mutilation.

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December 20, 2012

For the reasons described below, Amnesty International believes that the US authorities should release Leonard Peltier, an Anishinabe-Lakota Native American and leading member of the American India...

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December 19, 2012
The detention of a 16-year-old Bahraini boy in an adult prison has been extended for a further week despite the Bahraini authorities’ failure to bring any charges against him.
Press Release
December 18, 2012

Following ratification for 28 death sentences in Iraq on Monday, December 17 by one of the Iraqi vice presidents, Amnesty International urged authorities to impose an immediate moratorium on execut...

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