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April 2, 2012
Tuareg and Islamist armed groups in northern Mali have taken control of the cities of Kidal, Gao and Timbuktu amid a military coup in the country.
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April 2, 2012

New Amnesty report finds conditions in Arizona's maximum security prisons fall below international standards for humane treatment.

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April 2, 2012
A new Amnesty report describes how more than 2,000 prisoners in Arizona are confined for months or years in conditions of extreme isolation.
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April 2, 2012
Man accused of raping three 12-year-old girls acquitted by Brazil’s Supreme Court on the basis that they were allegedly “sex-workers”.

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