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September 10, 2012

Amnesty International USA (AIUSA) Executive Director Suzanne Nossel will join other human rights advocates, artists and musicians tonight in Manhattan to launch an international benefit tour to fre...

September 9, 2012

Prison conditions in Chad are deplorable. Men, women and children share overcrowded cells and often must supply their own food and medicine. Amnesty International is calling for urgent prison refor...

Press Release
September 7, 2012

Today’s decision by a Pakistan court to grant bail to Rimsha Masih, a 14-year old Christian girl accused of blasphemy, is an encouraging step, but the Pakistan government must urgently reform its b...

September 7, 2012
In Chad, prisoners' lives are often put at risk by harsh detention conditions including severe overcrowding in soaring heat.

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