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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | Spain: Accountability urged for ' ...
14 February 2014

Following confirmation by Spain's Interior Minister that police fired rubber bullets in an attempt to stop migrants from entering the Spanish enclave of ...

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Spain: Accountability urged for 'appalling' migrant deaths in ...
14 February 2014

Following confirmation by Spain's Interior Minister that police fired rubber bullets in an attempt to stop migrants from entering the Spanish enclave of ...

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Spain: Further Information: Kazakhstani man risks torture if ...
18 December 2013

The Spanish Council of Ministers is due to take a decision on the extradition request by Kazakhstan regarding asylum-seeker Aleksandr Pavlov. Credible ...

Urgent Action       EUR 41/005/2013

Spain: Further information: Asylum-seeker risks torture if ...
8 November 2013

The Spanish high court approved a Kazakhstani extradition request regarding Aleksandr Pavlov. This was despite credible evidence that he would risk ...

Urgent Action       EUR 41/004/2013

Amnesty International | Spain set to extradite man to ...
8 November 2013

The decision by Spain's high court to extradite an asylum-seeker to Kazakhstan, despite compelling evidence that it would place him at risk of torture ...

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Spain set to extradite man to Kazakhstan despite torture risk ...
8 November 2013

The decision by Spain's high court to extradite an asylum-seeker to Kazakhstan, despite compelling evidence that it would place him at risk of torture ...

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Spain: Failure to address legacy of disappearances 'shameful' ...
5 November 2013

The Spanish authorities' refusal to address the legacy of Franco era disappearances is a betrayal of justice, Amnesty International said ahead of ...

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Amnesty International | Spain: Failure to address legacy of ...
5 November 2013

The Spanish authorities' refusal to address the legacy of Franco era disappearances is a betrayal of justice, Amnesty International said ahead of ...

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Spain: Briefing for the Committee on Enforced ...
20 September 2013

Amnesty International is submitting this briefing to the Committee on Enforced Disappearances in view of its forthcoming examination of Spain's report ...

Report       EUR 41/003/2013

Spain: Torture risk for dissident if extradited
25 July 2013

Aleksandr Pavlov, 37, is detained in the Spanish capital, Madrid. The Spanish authorities are considering extraditing him to Kazakhstan. Amnesty International ...

Urgent Action       EUR 41/002/2013