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October 17, 2011
After more than five years in captivity, Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit was released today in exchange for more than 1,000 Palestinian prisoners.
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October 17, 2011

The Iranian authorities will make a farce of a U.N. Committee hearing into Iran's human rights record unless they acknowledge current and past abuses, Amnesty International warned today.

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October 17, 2011
Iran must acknowledge current and past human rights abuses during UN committee hearing.
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October 14, 2011

ASEAN must take urgent action if all of its member states are to meet targets under the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) for addressing poor sexual and reproductive health for women and girls, Amn...

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