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October 24, 2012
In countries across Europe, excessive use of force by police against protesters goes uninvestigated and unpunished.
August 14, 2012
Such attacks are unacceptable and the authorities must do all within their power to calm their rise.
Press Release
August 8, 2012

A large number of the 7,500 foreign nationals arrested in Athens over the last few days are reported to be of Asian, African and North African origin.

Amnesty in the News
July 3, 2012
The Washington Post

Amnesty International charged in a report Tuesday that Greek police often use violence against demonstrators, migrants and detained suspects.

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