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April 15, 2015

Five women rights activists detained after planning events to mark International Women’s Day were released on bail on 13 April. This follows a huge outcry about their detention both in China and in...

April 15, 2015

The U.S., Germany, and other European Union countries’ continuing ‘blind-spot’ to endemic torture in Uzbekistan ensures that appalling abuses will continue unabated, said Amnesty International.

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April 14, 2015

After months of work by survivors and stakeholders, including Chicago Torture Justice Memorials (CTJM), Amnesty International USA, Project NIA and We Charge Genocide, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced...

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March 24, 2015

In a new report, Amnesty International warns of serious consequences for Venezuela’s failure to effectively investigate and bring to justice those responsible for the deaths of 43 people and the in...

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