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July 13, 2012

The assassination of a prominent female official is a major setback to the fragile advances in human rights in Afghanistan.

Press Release
July 13, 2012

Amnesty International renewed its call on China to allow an open and transparent investigation into Li Wangyang's death, reacting with skepticism to a new autopsy report.

Press Release
July 13, 2012

Independent monitors must be allowed to investigate the reported killing of scores of people in an attack on the Sunni town of Tremseh in Syria.

Press Release
July 12, 2012

Torture, beatings and other ill-treatment are routine in places of detention in Tajikistan and thrive in a climate of widespread corruption and impunity.

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