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January 9, 2012
A leading Bahraini human rights defender describes how he was attacked by riot police during a peaceful protest.
Press Release
January 9, 2012

Despite great optimism over the toppling of brutal regimes in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya, fundamental reforms to prevent continuing repression and abuses remain unfulfilled, with governments failing...

Press Release
January 9, 2012

The Malaysian government must repeal the criminal sodomy law used in a politically motivated attempt to bar Anwar Ibrahim from politics, Amnesty International said today after the opposition leader...

Report
January 9, 2012

This report describes the events of 2011 in the Middle East and North Africa, a year that saw millions of people flooding the streets to demand change.

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