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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Sweden: Skåne police database violates human rights of ...
25 September 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: EUR 42/001/2013. 25 September 2013. Sweden: Skåne police ...

Public Statement       EUR 42/001/2013

Sweden's candidacy for election to the UN Human Rights ...
16 October 2012

In this open letter, Amnesty International urges the Swedish government to further strengthen its election pledges by including the additional elements ...

Open Letter       EUR 42/001/2012

Sweden should issue assurance it won't extradite Assange to ...
27 September 2012

The Swedish authorities should issue assurances to the UK and to Julian Assange that he will not be extradited to the USA.

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Report 2012: No longer business as usual for tyranny and ...
24 May 2012

Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.

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Amnesty International | Syria: Campaign to silence protesters ...
4 October 2011

Syrian protesters in Europe and the Americas have been systematically monitored and harassed by embassy officials and others believed to be acting ...

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Campaign to silence Syrian protesters overseas revealed ...
3 October 2011

A new Amnesty International report says that activists in Europe and the Americas highlighting abuses in Syria have been harassed and intimidated.

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Sweden and Denmark forcibly return 26 Iraqis: Further ...
26 January 2011

On 19 January 2011, Swedish police confirmed that Sweden had forcibly returned 20 Iraqis to Baghdad, on a charter flight organized with Danish ...

Urgent Action       EUR 42/002/2011

Current Evidence: European Complicity in the CIA Rendition ...
25 January 2011

This submission to the European Parliament Sub-Committee on Human Rights by Amnesty International focuses on the “state-of-play” with respect to ...

Report       EUR 01/001/2011

Sweden: Sweden must stop forced returns to Iraq
17 January 2011

Amnesty International has received credible reports that the Swedish authorities are planning to forcibly return several individuals whose asylum claims ...

Urgent Action       EUR 42/001/2011

Europe: European complicity in the CIA-led rendition and ...
15 November 2010

This submission to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe focuses on the “state-of-play” with respect to accountability for European states ...

Document       EUR 01/027/2010