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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Brazil: Police must avoid excessive use of force | Amnesty ...
14 June 2013

Brazilian police must avoid excessive use of force, Amnesty International said after scores of people have been injured and detained during several ...

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Amnesty International | Brazil: Police must avoid excessive ...
14 June 2013

Brazilian police must avoid excessive use of force, Amnesty International said after scores of people have been injured and detained during several ...

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Brazil: Rural leader threatened in land conflict
10 May 2013

Rural leader Antônio Isídio Pereira da Silva and families from the community of Vergel, in the interior of the north-eastern Brazilian state of Maranhão ...

Urgent Action       AMR 19/005/2013

Amnesty International | Brazil prison massacre verdict a 'vital' ...
22 April 2013

The conviction of 23 Brazilian police officers for killing inmates in a prison massacre two decades ago is a "vital" step towards justice, Amnesty ...

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Brazil prison massacre verdict a 'vital' step towards justice ...
22 April 2013

The conviction of 23 Brazilian police officers for killing inmates in a prison massacre two decades ago is a "vital" step towards justice, Amnesty ...

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Carandiru and the scandal of Brazil's medieval prison system ...
15 April 2013

Twenty-six police officers have gone on trial in Brazil for the killing of 15 inmates in the prison in Carandiru, Brazil, Amnesty International looks at the ...

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Brazil: Carandiru massacre trial must end long legacy of ...
15 April 2013

A court trial this week over police responsibility for a Brazilian prison massacre two decades ago must signal the beginning of the end for a long legacy ...

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Amnesty International | Brazil: Carandiru massacre trial must ...
15 April 2013

A court trial this week over police responsibility for a Brazilian prison massacre two decades ago must signal the beginning of the end for a long legacy ...

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Carandiru and the scandal of Brazil's medieval prison system
15 April 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. FEATURE. AI index: AMR 19/004/2013. 15 April 2013. Carandiru and the scandal of Brazil's ...

PressItem       AMR 19/004/2013

Wire, January/February 2013. Vol. 43, issue 01
1 January 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Kuwait at the crossroads 3) Wrongs and rights in 2012 4) One man in Guantánamo: 10 years of human wrongs 5) Egypt: These ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/001/2013