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February 13, 2012
The Bahraini government is far from delivering the human rights reforms that were recommended by an independent international commission, Amnesty International said today, as protesters prepared to ma...
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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 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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February 1, 2012

The South Korean authorities should immediately release a social media activist accused of helping "the enemy" for re-tweeting messages from North Korea's official government Twitter account, Amnes...

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