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July 30, 2012
Court sentences 70-year-old Ramze Shihab Amhed to 15 years in prison after 'grossly unfair' trial that relied on 'torture' evidence.
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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.
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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.

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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.

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