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October 27, 2011
Decades after Argentina's military dictatorship ended, the latest in a series of trials has brought former officials to justice for crimes against humanity.
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October 27, 2011
The Uruguayan government has revoked a controversial 1986 law that shielded officials from prosecution for crimes against humanity.
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October 25, 2011

The Syrian government has turned hospitals into instruments of repression in its efforts to crush opposition, Amnesty International said today in a new report that documents the torture of injured...

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October 25, 2011
Hundreds of people are shot and killed every year by police in the Dominican Republic.

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