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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...

Press Release
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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February 12, 2015
With the announcement of a ceasefire deal in Minsk today, both sides to the conflict in eastern Ukraine must take immediate steps to protect civilians in the days before it comes into force, Amnesty I...
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February 12, 2015
A young Iranian man set to be hanged on 19 February gave a harrowing account of how, as a teenager, officials tortured him for 97 days to make him “confess” to a crime, before sentencing him to death.

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