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February 13, 2015
The execution of two men convicted of non-terrorism-related offences marks a disturbing and dangerous escalation in Pakistan’s use of the death penalty since a moratorium was lifted in December last y...
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February 12, 2015

“We join the nation in expressing our horror at the killing of three young Muslim people in North Carolina,” said Steven W. Hawkins, executive director of Amnesty International USA. “Particularly i...

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February 12, 2015

As the Senate Armed Services Committee concluded its markup of the Detaining Terrorists to Protect America Act, which seeks to impose new restrictions on the transfer of Guantanamo detainees, Amnes...

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February 12, 2015

Amnesty International USA's sympathy is with the family of Kayla Mueller, who was involved with Amnesty in college. The abduction and execution of hostages is a war crime and all those responsible...

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