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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Russia: Whistleblower Edward Snowden trapped without legal ...
1 August 2014

The reports that Edward Snowden has been living in Russia with precarious “temporary leave to remain” rather than under any formal asylum protection ...

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USA: Stop arms transfers to Israel amid growing evidence of ...
31 July 2014

The US government must immediately end its ongoing deliveries of large quantities of arms to Israel, which are providing the tools to commit further ...

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USA: One year after her conviction Chelsea Manning must be ...
30 July 2014

A year after Chelsea Manning was convicted of leaking classified government material, the US authorities should grant her clemency, release her immediately ...

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Amnesty International | USA: One year after her conviction ...
29 July 2014

Exactly one year after Chelsea Manning was convicted of leaking classified government material, Amnesty International is renewing its call on the US ...

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Human rights for human dignity : A primer on economic, social ...
28 July 2014

This publication outlines some of the key features of economic, social and cultural rights. It presents an overview of these rights, outlines their scope and ...

Report       POL 34/001/2014

USA: Another 'botched' execution, abolition the only solution ...
24 July 2014

The prolonged execution of a prisoner in Arizona yesterday represents another wake-up call for authorities in the USA to abolish the death penalty, said ...

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Amnesty International | USA: Another 'botched' execution ...
24 July 2014

The prolonged execution of a prisoner in Arizona yesterday represents another wake-up call for authorities in the USA to abolish the death penalty, said ...

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USA: 'He is still alive': Another 'botched' execution, this time in ...
24 July 2014

For at least the third time this year, an execution in the USA has not gone as planned. Following “botched” lethal injections in Ohio in January and Oklahoma ...

Document       AMR 51/042/2014

USA: A submission to the UN Committee on the Elimination of ...
24 July 2014

In this briefing Amnesty International outlines its concerns regarding aspects of a number of themes, including racial disparities in the criminal justice ...

Report       AMR 51/043/2014

USA: Entombed : Isolation in the US Federal prison system
16 July 2014

The USA incarcerates thousands of prisoners in long-term or indefinite solitary confinement. This report describes Amnesty International's concerns about ...

Report       AMR 51/040/2014