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December 6, 2011

A hard-line group of Asian countries are defying the global trend against the death penalty and putting to death thousands of people after unfair trials every year, the Anti-Death Penalty Asia Netw...

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December 6, 2011
Prominent activist Razan Ghazzawi was arrested by Syrian immigration police on Sunday while on her way to a media freedom workshop in Jordan.
Press Release
December 5, 2011

The Russian authorities must release all of the peaceful protesters detained over the weekend amid allegations of fraud in Sunday's parliamentary elections, Amnesty International said today.

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December 5, 2011
More than 300 peaceful protesters detained amid allegations of fraud in parliamentary elections.

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