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October 16, 2014
A Pakistani court’s decision to uphold the death sentence against a Christian woman convicted on blasphemy charges is a grave injustice.
October 10, 2014
Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International, praises the two human rights defenders declared as winners of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize. 
October 9, 2014
Countries around the world continue to sentence to death or to execute people with mental and intellectual disabilities, in clear violation of international standards.
September 15, 2014
Pakistan should immediately scrap apparent plans to carry out the first civilian execution in almost six years and instead impose a moratorium on the use of the death penalty 

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