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August 18, 2011
Five years since the toxic waste dumping disaster, Trafigura has paid millions in compensation payouts but thousands of victims have not received anything.
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August 17, 2011

Ramesh Agrawal, one of the two human rights defenders and environmental rights campaigners who has spent two months in the state of Chhattisgarh, was released on bail on the night of 12 August. He...

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August 17, 2011

The decision to prosecute soldiers charged with the rape of two Indigenous women in a civilian court is a significant step for those seeking justice for human rights violations committed by the mil...

Press Release
August 17, 2011

Amnesty International today called on Philippine Senators to vote in favor of ratification of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC), helping the fight against impunity for geno...

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