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October 25, 2011
Human rights defenders peacefully attempted to prevent police evicting Mevljude Kurteshi and her six children from their apartment.
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October 25, 2011

The Syrian government has turned hospitals into instruments of repression in its efforts to crush opposition, Amnesty International said today in a new report that documents the torture of injured...

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October 25, 2011
Hundreds of people are shot and killed every year by police in the Dominican Republic.
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October 24, 2011

Chemical giant Dow's high profile contract with London's 2012 Olympic Games is a slap in the face for the survivors of India's Bhopal poison gas disaster who, 27 years on, still wait for justice, A...

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