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May 18, 2015

According to news reports, President Obama will announce today that he will ban the supply of some military-style equipment and curb the use of others by local police departments. Amnesty Internati...

Press Release
May 18, 2015

Plans to lower the age at which children can be prosecuted as adults in Brazil will dramatically undermine children’s rights and could result in teenagers being sent to notoriously dangerous adult...

Press Release
May 15, 2015

In response to the announcement that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death after being convicted in the Boston Marathon bombings, Steven W. Hawkins, executive director of Amnesty International U...

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May 15, 2015

Three sisters were reunited with their family today after spending three months in secret detention after the United Arab Emirates (UAE) authorities subjected them to enforced disappearance, Amnest...

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