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August 13, 2015

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is expected to sign a deeply worrying new counterterrorism bill into law today which contravenes the Egyptian Constitution and international human rightslaw,...

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August 10, 2015
Amnesty International USA calls on all law enforcement agencies to facilitate and not restrict the right to peaceful protest and assembly, and to take all necessary measures to prevent the unnecessary...
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August 4, 2015

The gathering pace of the Malaysian authorities’ far-reaching crackdown on human rights defenders, the media and opposition politicians in the wake of a corruption scandal allegedly involving Prime...

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July 13, 2015

An Iranian juvenile offender whose fate and whereabouts had been unknown since he was due to be executed in February was able to call his relatives from prison over the weekend, ending five months...

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