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November 2, 2015

In response to the Justice Department finalizing the release of roughly 6,000 federal inmates, Amnesty International USA executive director, Steven W. Hawkins, released the following statement.

Press Release
October 30, 2015

In response to reports that Saudi national Shaker Aamer is being transferred to the UK after being held without charge or trial at Guantanamo Bay for more than 13 years, Amnesty International USA E...

Press Release
October 29, 2015

The U.S. military announced today that it released Ahmed Ould Abd al Aziz from the Guantánamo Bay detention facility and transferred him to his home country of Mauritania. In response, Naureen Shah...

Press Release
October 24, 2015

In the wake of unsubstantiated comments by FBI director James B. Comey suggesting that increased scrutiny of police officers has led to a rise in violent crime, Amnesty International USA executive...

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