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September 21, 2011
Authorities urged to address sectarian violence across the country after the killing of 29 Shi'a Muslims in Balochistan province.
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September 21, 2011
After 25 years in exile, former dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier returned to Haiti in January 2011. Within days, survivors of serious human rights violations and families of victims of his regime filed c...
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September 21, 2011

Amnesty International said today the release of two Americans held in Iran for more than two years was “long overdue” and urged that they be allowed to leave Iran promptly to be reunited with their...

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September 21, 2011
Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal were arrested while hiking in the Iraq-Iran border area in 2009 and recently sentenced to eight years for "espionage".

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