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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | UK/Ireland: Landmark 'hooded men' ...
24 November 2014

Allegations that the UK government sanctioned the use of torture and ill-treatment in Northern Ireland in the 1970s should be re-examined by the ...

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UK/Ireland: Landmark 'hooded men' torture case should be re ...
24 November 2014

Allegations that the UK government sanctioned the use of torture and ill-treatment in Northern Ireland in the 1970s should be re-examined by the ...

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Human Rights Caucus: Letter on Modalities
19 November 2014

In this open letter the Post-2015 Human Rights Caucus, a cross-constituency coalition of development, environment, trade union, feminist and human ...

Open Letter       ACT 35/019/2014

Ireland: Submission to the UN Committee on Economic, Social ...
1 October 2014

Amnesty International submits this briefing in advance of the adoption of the list of issues on Ireland at the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural ...

Report       EUR 29/003/2014

Ireland's new abortion guidelines endanger the lives and ...
19 September 2014

Ireland's latest guidelines on abortion are mere window-dressing that will confuse health professionals and endanger women's lives and rights.

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Amnesty International | Ireland's new abortion guidelines ...
19 September 2014

Ireland's latest guidelines on abortion are mere window-dressing that will confuse health professionals and endanger women's lives and rights.

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Ireland must amend abortion laws after sharp UN criticism ...
24 July 2014

The Irish authorities must take urgent action to bring the country's flawed abortion laws in line with its international human rights obligations, Amnesty ...

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Ireland: 'Mother and baby homes' investigation must be robust ...
19 June 2014

The Irish government's establishment of an independent Commission of Investigation into 'mother and baby homes' must result in an effective and ...

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Amnesty International | Ireland: 'Mother and baby homes' ...
19 June 2014

The Irish government's establishment of an independent Commission of Investigation into 'mother and baby homes' must result in an effective and ...

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Amnesty International | Northern Ireland: Those who ...
5 June 2014

Allegations aired last night in a documentary by Irish state broadcaster RTÉ that the UK Government sanctioned the use of torture in Northern Ireland ...

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