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March 28, 2011
The Syrian government's pledge to lift the country's long-standing state of emergency must be swiftly backed up with...
Report
March 25, 2011
In the last decade, more than 30 countries have abolished the death penalty in law or practice. Fifty-eight countries worldwide now retain the death penalty for ordinary crimes, and less than half of...
Victory
March 25, 2011
The decision comes amid concern at mass human rights violations committed during an ongoing crackdown on dissent and an increased use of the death penalty.

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