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July 30, 2012
Accounts from two incidents involving a Mapuche Indigenous community point to a possible disproportionate use of force by the police that left several injured, including children.
Amnesty in the News
July 28, 2012
Associated Press

A U.N. treaty to regulate the multibillion-dollar global arms trade will have to wait after member states failed to an reach agreement.

July 28, 2012
As reports of civilians being targeted in Syria continue to make headlines, China, Russia and the USA acted to delay what could have been a landmark agreement to end the irresponsible trade in arms.
Press Release
July 27, 2012

Suzanne Nossel, executive director, Amnesty International USA, made the following comments Friday night about the White House about-face that ended progress toward achieving an Arms Trade Treaty at...

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