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Sweden: Deportation / Torture: Jamil Mohammad Burhan (m)
21 February 2008

The Swedish authorities are preparing to deport asylum-seeker Jamil Burhan to Eritrea, where he would be at real risk of being detained and tortured ...

Urgent Action       EUR 42/001/2008

Video: Worldwide actions to close Guantánamo | Amnesty ...
18 January 2008

Thousands of people, including Amnesty International members and supporters from around the world, have taken action to mark the sixth anniversary ...

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The world shouts 'Close Guantánamo' | Amnesty International
16 January 2008

Thousands join worldwide protests marking the sixth anniversary of the first transfers of detainees to Guantánamo on 11 January.

Story      

India: Indian helicopters for Myanmar: making a mockery of ...
16 July 2007

EU non-governmental organisations are concerned at reports from credible sources that the Government of India may transfer military helicopters to ...

Report       ASA 20/014/2007

Europe and Central Asia: Summary of Amnesty International's ...
1 April 2007

This bulletin contains information about Amnesty International's main concerns in Europe and Central Asia between July and December 2006. Not every ...

Newsletter       EUR 01/001/2007

Sweden: The case of Mohammed El Zari and Ahmed Agiza ...
27 November 2006

The UN Human Rights Committee have confirmed that the Swedish authorities were responsible for violations of the human rights of Mohammed El Zari ...

Report       EUR 42/001/2006

Europe: Partners in crime: Europe's role in US renditions
13 June 2006

Europe's governments have repeatedly denied their complicity in the US programme of renditions - an unlawful practice in which numerous men have ...

Newsletter       EUR 01/008/2006

World Cup statistics (WEB TEXT)
8 June 2006

With the football World Cup starting this week, we have a different set of statistics: violence against women is being played out in battlefields, bedrooms ...

Report       ACT 77/010/2006

"Garantías diplomáticas": Ausencia de protección contra la ...
1 December 2005

"Garantías diplomáticas": Ausencia de protección contra la tortura y los malos tratos

Report       ACT 40/021/2005

Campaign Factsheet: 'Diplomatic assurances' - No protection ...
1 December 2005

Amnesty International opposes the use of diplomatic assurances when they are used to circumvent states' international legal obligations. AI believes ...

Report       ACT 40/021/2005