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18 June 2009

Cambodia: Families living with HIV/AIDS evicted

Amnesty International has condemned the Phnom Penh authorities for evicting 20 families living with HIV/AIDS from their homes in Borei Keila this morning.  They h
Region Asia And The Pacific
Country Cambodia
18 June 2009

Chile: Ratification of Rome statute positive step, justice must follow

By ratifying the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, Chile is making a major step forward as far as the future is concerned but not settling its debt wit
Region Americas
Country Chile
18 June 2009

Chile: Ratification of Rome statute positive step, justice must follow

By ratifying the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, Chile is making a major step forward as far as the future is concerned but not settling its debt wit
Region Americas
Country Chile
17 June 2009

UK/Northern Ireland: Attacks against Roma people are unacceptable and illegal

The latest attacks on Roma people in Northern Ireland are part of a trend of growing abuses against the Roma across Europe
Region Europe And Central Asia
Country UK
17 June 2009

Sri Lanka: Presidential Commission of Inquiry fails citizens

Amnesty International has demanded that reports into cases of human rights abuses, investigated by the Sri Lankan government’s Commission of Inquiry, be made pub
Region Asia And The Pacific
Country Sri Lanka
17 June 2009

Sudan: UN Special Rapporteur must remain


Documents before the Human Rights Council for adoption today strongly imply that the Council will end the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on Sudan, according
Region Africa
Country Sudan
14 June 2009

Iran : Violence against demonstrators marks new presidential term

The Iranian authorities must start an immediate investigation into the security forces’ violent handling of thousands of demonstrators who took to the streets on
Region Middle East And North Africa
Country Iran
11 June 2009

Sri Lanka: End twenty years of impunity

The Sri Lankan government’s failure to deliver justice for serious human rights violations over the past twenty years has trapped the country in a vicious c

10 June 2009

Guantánamo: Palau’s offer to accept detainees would not excuse USA

Reports that the government of Palau has offered to temporarily accept up to 17 Guantánamo detainees leave many questions unanswered and even if the offer is ta
Tags
  • Torture And Ill-treatment,
  • Security with Human Rights
Region Americas
Country USA
9 June 2009

Peru: Amnesty international concerned about critical situation in the Amazon

Amnesty International is deeply concerned about the situation in the Peruvian Amazon following the events in the town of Bagua, in the department of Amazonas, on 5 Jun
Region Americas
Country Peru

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