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Press Release
November 19, 2012

Amnesty International USA welcomed news today that Myanmar released 50 political prisoners including Amnesty International prisoners of conscience, U Myint Aye and Saw Kyaw Kywa Min, but said the a...

Press Release
November 19, 2012

Amnesty International USA announced today that it has moved to intervene to defend new regulations that require corporations to investigate and disclose whether their sourcing practices finance arm...

Press Release
November 15, 2012

Myanmar (Burma) has decided to release 450 prisoners on the eve of the historic visit of President Obama to Rangoon.

Press Release
November 14, 2012

The killing of Hamas's military wing commander al-Ja’abari in Gaza City today signaled the start of a new Israeli military operation, which conducted airstrikes throughout the Gaza Strip.

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