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April 4, 2012
Reuters.com

Syrian opposition activists accused forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad of bombarding rebel areas on Wednesday as a U.N. mission was expected to arrive in Damascus in a first step to implemen...

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April 4, 2012
US forces are set to transfer detainees from Bagram prison to the Afghan government, prompting fears that they may be at risk of torture.
Press Release
April 3, 2012

Amnesty International today demanded that Russia immediately release three young women arrested for allegedly singing a protest song that criticizes both the Orthodox Church and Prime Minister Vlad...

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April 3, 2012
Some 13 school pupils have been beaten and verbally abused before being arrested by men in plain clothes in the town of Daraya.

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