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September 1, 2013

Today 140 countries are abolitionist in law or practice. A small number of countries account for the bulk of the global judicial death toll each year. One of them is the USA.

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August 31, 2013

Amnesty International responds to President Barack Obama announcement about his intention to seek congressional approval for military strikes on Syria in response to the alleged use of chemical wea...

August 30, 2013

Amnesty International USA Welcomes Bipartisan U.S. Senate letter on Russia's Crackdown on Freedom of Expression

August 30, 2013
Sri Lankan leaders must address the persistent climate of fear in the country, Amnesty International said as the UN human rights chief Navi Pillay concluded her visit to the island.

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