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Amnesty International | Martin Ennals Award nominees ...
24 April 2013

The Martin Ennals Foundation and the City of Geneva today announced the three Final Nominees for the Martin Ennals Award, the main award of the ...

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European countries urged to hold former Guatemalan officials ...
4 September 2012

More progress is needed in a cross-border investigation into former officials accused of extrajudicial executions in Guatemala.

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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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Europe: Choice and prejudice: Discrimination against Muslims ...
24 April 2012

Muslims across Europe belong to many different ethnic groups and follow diverse cultural, religious or traditional practices. They are discriminated against ...

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Europe: Choice and prejudice: a summary: Discrimination ...
24 April 2012

Muslims across Europe belong to many different ethnic groups and follow diverse cultural, religious or traditional practices. They are discriminated against ...

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Muslims discriminated against for demonstrating their faith ...
23 April 2012

A new Amnesty International report exposes widespread discrimination against Muslims in Western Europe.

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Davos: World leaders protecting business over rights in ...
24 January 2012

The economic crisis, and how governments have chosen to address it, poses a clear and unambiguous risk to rights.

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Amnesty International | Guatemalan former officials must be ...
8 June 2011

Austria and Switzerland must ensure that former high-ranking Guatemalan officials face justice for serious allegations of involvement in extrajudicial ...

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President Bush cancels visit to Switzerland | Amnesty ...
6 February 2011

Former US president George W. Bush reportedly cancels a planned visit to Geneva, ahead of expected protests and possible legal action against the ...

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Swiss deportation referendum success puts human rights at ...
28 November 2010

Amnesty International urges the Swiss authorities at all levels not to enforce the deportation of foreigners convicted of certain criminal offences if this ...

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