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June 24, 2013
Attacks, threats, and harassment of gays and lesbians are becoming more visible across sub-Saharan Africa, indicating that homophobia is reaching dangerous levels, Amnesty International said today in...
Press Release
June 21, 2013

Peaceful protesters in Turkey continue to face an appalling amount of violence and abuse from police forces throughout Istanbul and neighboring cities. In a show of support and solidarity for those...

Press Release
June 21, 2013

Amnesty International has launched a new Chinese-language website containing research reports, articles, and blog entries on the organization’s research and activism around the world.

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June 13, 2013
A new briefing examines the case of Sombath, an activist from Laos who was taken away in the presence of security personnel on the evening of December 15, 2012 and has not been heard from since.

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