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January 8, 2013

The charges of “fornication” against a 15-year-old girl in Maldives, who there is strong reason to believe was raped by her stepfather, is outrageous, Amnesty International said.

Press Release
December 20, 2012

Amnesty International today hailed adoption by the United Nations General Assembly of a resolution against female genital mutilation.

Press Release
December 20, 2012

Russian parliamentarians must reject ‘Dima Yakovlev’ Bill, Which Would Introduce Severe Restrictions on Non-Governmental Organizations and Ban Adoption of Russian Children by U.S. Citizens.

Press Release
December 19, 2012

Two women human rights defenders facing lengthy prison sentences in Cambodia on trumped-up charges must be freed immediately, Amnesty International said today.

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