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Afghanistan: Urgent assistance needed to avoid deaths ...
19 October 2012

Urgent steps are needed if Afghanistan is to avoid a repeat of the deaths among children and adults in the country's displacement camps that occurred ...

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Amnesty International | Afghanistan: Urgent assistance ...
19 October 2012

Urgent steps are needed if Afghanistan is to avoid a repeat of the deaths among children and adults in the country's displacement camps that occurred ...

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Amnesty International | Afghanistan: 100 lashes for teen ...
20 September 2012

The flogging in public of a sixteen year old girl by a local mullah in the southern Ghazni province of Afghanistan for an “illicit relationship” with a boy is ...

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Afghanistan: 100 lashes for teen shows why climate of ...
20 September 2012

The public flogging of a 16-year-old girl by a local mullah in Afghanistan is abhorrent and testifies to the precarious situation of women and girls in ...

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Afghanistan: Defer vote to appoint intelligence director ...
13 September 2012

Afghanistan's Parliament must not appoint a new national intelligence director before investigating claims of his involvement in torture and other abuses ...

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Afghanistan: Torture fear over US transfer of detainees held at ...
10 September 2012

Amnesty International. Public Statement. AI Index: ASA 11/016/2012. 10 September 2012. Afghanistan: Torture fear over ...

Public Statement       ASA 11/016/2012

Afghanistan: Defer parliamentary vote on appointment of ...
4 September 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 11/015/2012 4 September 2012. Afghanistan: Afghanistan ...

Public Statement       ASA 11/015/2012

Amnesty International | Afghanistan: Investigate 'despicable' ...
31 August 2012

In separate incidents in Afghanistan, a 12-year-old boy was found beheaded on Wednesday and a 7-year-old girl was reportedly beheaded and had ...

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Amnesty International | Afghanistan: Commute death sentence ...
18 July 2012

An Afghan soldier who killed five French soldiers in January has been sentenced to death by a military court, prompting Amnesty International to ...

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Amnesty International | Afghanistan: Urgent need for justice ...
13 July 2012

The assassination of a prominent female official is a major setback to the fragile advances in human rights in Afghanistan, Amnesty International said ...

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