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January 28, 2016

Myanmar should immediately repeal or amend a new law passed today which could grant former presidents blanket immunity for human rights violations and crimes under international law, said Amnesty I...

Press Release
January 28, 2016

The Turkish authorities are failing to respond to the desperate pleas of more than 20 injured residents sheltering for six days in the basement of a building that has been under fire and heavy shel...

Press Release
January 28, 2016

A new plan to tackle unprecedented refugee flows to Europe, mooted by the Dutch Presidency of the European Union today, is fundamentally flawed since it would hinge on illegally returning asylum se...

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January 27, 2016

Compelling new satellite images, video footage and witness accounts analyzed by Amnesty International in a new briefing strongly indicate that dozens of people killed by Burundian security forces i...

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