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January 20, 2012

The suspension of eight guards of India's Border Security Force (BSF) for torturing a Bangladeshi caught on the border is not a sign that human rights violations are being addressed, Amnesty Intern...

Press Release
January 20, 2012

The Spanish Supreme Court's pending criminal trial of a pioneering investigative judge is a threat to human rights and judicial independence, Amnesty International said today.

News
January 20, 2012
The High Court of Orissa has dismissed the mining company's plea for a six-fold expansion of the plant.
News
January 20, 2012
A widely respected Spanish investigative judge faces trial on charges he abused his power in an investigation into Franco-era abuses.

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