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April 27, 2012

Amnesty International is urging China to ensure that Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng’ safety and of his family and friends is guaranteed. Chen made a bold escape from illegal house arrest and news...

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April 27, 2012
Concern is growing for three human rights defenders being held at a military base near Damascus, amid reports they may be facing ongoing torture.
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April 26, 2012

Amnesty International said today if Shell oil is as concerned about the devastating consequences of a 2008 oil spill in the Niger Delta as it claims, it should do the right thing and to clean up th...

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April 26, 2012
Prominent Cambodian enviromental activist Chut Wutty, an outspoken critic of illegal logging, has been shot dead in Koh Kong province.

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