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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 21st ...
28 November 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/038/2014

Sweden: Submission to the United Nations Committee Against ...
17 October 2014

The United Nations (UN) Committee against Torture (the Committee) will consider Sweden´s combined sixth and seventh periodic report on the ...

Document       EUR 42/001/2014

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

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