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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Afghanistan: Back-tracking, compromises and failed pledges ...
1 June 2013

In this submission, Amnesty International assesses the Afghan government's human rights record over the past four years. Amnesty International notes ...

Report       ASA 11/007/2013

Afghanistan: Attacks on humanitarian workers must end ...
30 May 2013

An office of the International Committee of the Red Cross in eastern Afghanistan was brutally assaulted by unidentified armed men.

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Amnesty International Report 2013: Afghanistan
23 May 2013

AI index: ASA 11/004/2013 AI Report 2013 May 2013. AFGHANISTAN Head of state and government: Hamid Karzai. Thousands ...

Report       ASA 11/004/2013

Afghanistan: Woman killed for “dishonouring” family | Amnesty ...
30 April 2013

The public killing of a woman in Afghanistan is the latest example of the shocking levels of gender-based violence in the country.

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Afghanistan: Medical personnel killed in attack | Amnesty ...
18 April 2013

Two employees of the Afghan Red Crescent Society are killed when their vehicle comes under fire.

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Afghanistan: Urgent need to protect civilians following fresh ...
9 April 2013

A recent spike in civilian deaths in Afghanistan highlights the urgent need for all parties to the conflict to take greater precautions to avoid civilian ...

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Afghanistan: Bagram prison transfer raises torture concerns
8 March 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 11/002/2013. 8 March 2013. Afghanistan: Bagram prison ...

Public Statement       ASA 11/002/2013

Amnesty International | Afghanistan: Another women's affairs ...
10 December 2012

The assassination of a female government official in eastern Afghanistan highlights the urgent need to provide better protection for women's human ...

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Amnesty International | UK holds off on detainee transfers to ...
29 November 2012

The UK Ministry of Defence today announced that it will maintain its moratorium on the transfer of detainees to Afghan authorities for the foreseeable ...

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Amnesty International | Afghanistan: President Karzai must ...
20 November 2012

Afghanistan's president Hamid Karzai should immediately stop the imminent execution of 16 inmates on death row, Amnesty International said today ...

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