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February 6, 2012

This report describes the recent dismissal in federal court of a lawsuit brought by Jose Padilla, a US citizen who was held as an "enemy combatant" before being brought to trial in 2007.

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February 6, 2012
Cuban blogger Yoani Sánchez has been barred from leaving Cuba 19 times in the last four years.
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February 6, 2012
A Palestinian detainee accused of links to Islamic Jihad is at risk of dying after more than 50 days on hungerstrike.
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February 4, 2012
Russia and China have again vetoed a UN Security Council resolution on Syria, the day after a military assault killed scores of civilians in Homs.

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