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June 19, 2012

The failure of Ingushetia's law enforcement to respect the rule of law is adding to the insecurity in Russia's North Caucasus region.

Report
June 15, 2012

Amnesty International calls on all states to refrain from the unlawful use of lethal force, including against individuals suspected of terrorism, and to cooperate, bilaterally and through intergove...

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June 12, 2012
NPR, Morning Edition

Tom Parker, Amnesty's policy director for terrorism, counter-terrorism and human rights, urges the U.S. to use caution with regard to its rationale for the use of targeted drone strikes.

Report
June 4, 2012

Amnesty International welcomes the decision by Ben Emmerson, the UN Special Rapporteur on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms while Countering Terrorism, to addres...

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