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May 9, 2012
Yong Vui Kong, who was 19 when he was first arrested for possessing 47g of heroin in 2007, faces imminent execution.
Press Release
May 9, 2012

The expulsion of an Al-Jazeera journalist from China is part of a wider clampdown on foreign reporters in the country.

Press Release
May 8, 2012

Amnesty International today urges the FARC to immediately and unconditionally release a French journalist, who has been held captive since April 28.

Victory
May 8, 2012

After being jailed for leading a seven-year campaign against the forcible land acquisition for a $12b steel plant, Abhay Sahoo was released on bail in early April. h

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