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June 18, 2012

For many long, hard years, Aung San Suu Kyi's dream of freedom seemed distant and unachievable. Tonight, on stage in Dublin, that dream was realized for the world to see.

News
June 18, 2012

Armed Ugandan police raided a human rights workshop attended by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender activists in Kampala Monday afternoon, detaining at least 17 individuals.

Amnesty in the News
June 18, 2012
New York Times

Donatella Rovera, an Amnesty International investigator who spent weeks in northern Syria, describes what she called “systematic violations, including crimes against humanity and war crimes."

Amnesty in the News
June 18, 2012
ESPN

Human rights groups, including Amnesty International, are amplifying their call for the International Olympic Committee to speak out in support of gay athletes.

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