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Amnesty International | Davos/France: Newly announced anti ...
23 January 2015

As President Francois Hollande prepares to speak at Davos in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo attacks, Amnesty International warns that new proposed ...

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France: Newly announced "anti-terror measures" put human ...
23 January 2015

On 21 January 2015, the French Prime Minister Manuel Valls publicly announced the adoption of new measures to combat terrorism. Amnesty ...

Public Statement       EUR 21/001/2015

Amnesty International | France faces 'litmus test' for freedom of ...
16 January 2015

A string of at least 69 arrests in France this week on the vague charge of “defending terrorism” risks violating freedom of expression, Amnesty ...

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France faces 'litmus test' for freedom of expression as dozens ...
16 January 2015

A string of at least 69 arrests in France this week on the vague charge of “defending terrorism” (“l'apologie du terrorisme”) risks violating freedom of ...

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France: 'Dark day for freedom of expression' as gunmen attack ...
7 January 2015

The deadly attack by gunmen on the Paris office of the newspaper Charlie Hebdo is a chilling assault on freedom of expression.

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Amnesty International | France: 'Dark day for freedom of ...
7 January 2015

This morning's deadly attack by gunmen on the Paris office of the newspaper Charlie Hebdo is a chilling assault on freedom of expression, Amnesty ...

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Égalité?: Traveller and holocaust survivor talks of violence at ...
27 November 2014

Raymond Gûreme experienced years of abuse at the hands of the Nazis in France for being a Traveller. Now, seven decades later, he lives like many ...

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France: Further information: No houses yet for all evicted ...
13 November 2014

The forced eviction of an informal settlement near Bobigny, on the outskirts of Paris, has left about 180 people homeless. Sixty are temporarily living in ...

Urgent Action       EUR 21/008/2014

Amnesty International | France: Stop extradition of ...
24 October 2014

The decision to authorize the extradition to Russia of Kazakhstani banker and opposition figure Mukhtar Ablyazov by the Lyon Court of Appeal (France ...

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France: Stop extradition of Kazakhstani opposition activist at ...
24 October 2014

The decision to authorize the extradition to Russia of Kazakhstani banker and opposition figure Mukhtar Ablyazov by a french Court of Appeal has set ...

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