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December 19, 2011

The final report of Sri Lanka's Lesson Learnt and Reconciliation Commission (LLRC), released publicly today, acknowledges serious human rights problems in Sri Lanka but falls short of fully address...

Press Release
December 19, 2011

The death of North Korean leader Kim Jong-il and assumption of power by his son, Kim Jong-un, present an important opportunity for improving the country’s catastrophic human rights record.

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December 19, 2011

(Washington, D.C.) --The shocking murder of a journalist shot dead in Dagestan last night is a terrible sign of the risks journalists in Dagestan face, Amnesty International said today.

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December 19, 2011
Virtually the entire population of Abyei remains displaced by ongoing fighting between factions in Sudan and South Sudan.

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