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Amnesty in the News
July 7, 2012
Associated Press

Elections in Libya are a first step to turn the page. But there exists a very real danger Libya could end up entrenching the same patterns of violations seen over the past four decades.

Amnesty in the News
July 7, 2012
Los Angeles Times

Recently, two men in a northeastern province were given rare death sentences for drinking, as part of the country's three-strikes law.

Press Release
July 6, 2012

The Congolese government must immediately take measures to protect civilians, including thousands of displaced persons, following the fall of a town in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Press Release
July 6, 2012

Argentine authorities convict former Presidents Jorge Rafael Videla and Reynaldo Bignone for the systematic kidnapping of children under their leadership.

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