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Wire, November/December 2014. Vol. 44, issue 006
1 November 2014

1) Agenda 2) Up front: 'I would like to thank everyone so much' 3) Write for Rights: 'Together we have such power' 4) An easy guide to Write for Rights ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/006/2014

UK: Court of Appeal allows lawsuit to proceed in case of ...
30 October 2014

Amnesty International welcomed the decision today from the Court of Appeal in London in the case of Abdul-Hakim Belhaj and Fatima Boudchar v Straw ...

Public Statement       EUR 45/010/2014

United States of America: Submission to the United Nations ...
20 October 2014

Amnesty International's focus in this submission on the issue of accountability for the USA's human rights violations in the context of counter-terrorism ...

Report       AMR 51/049/2014

USA: Further information: New death penalty charges against ...
16 October 2014

A Libyan man seized by US military forces in Libya in June and transferred to the USA two weeks later to face trial has now been charged with offences ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/050/2014

Death Penalty: Countries continue to execute people with ...
10 October 2014

Countries around the world continue to sentence to death or to execute people with mental and intellectual disabilities, in clear violation of international ...

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2014 World Day Against the Death Penalty: Protecting people ...
10 October 2014

This document provides an overview of the main issues relating to the use of the death penalty against people with mental or intellectual disabilities. ...

Document       ACT 51/005/2014

Entombed: Life in the USA's cruel isolation chambers ...
4 October 2014

When 71-year-old Herman Wallace died shortly after being released from more than four decades in isolation in a Louisiana prison, a year ago today ...

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USA: Jailed after exposing possible human rights abuses ...
1 October 2014

US Army Private Chelsea Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison in 2013, after leaking classified government material. Some of the documents ...

Document       AMR 51/044/2014

USA: Jailed after exposing possible human rights abuses ...
1 October 2014

CHELSEA MANNING USA Chelsea Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison after leaking classified US government documents to the website ...

Poster       AMR 51/045/2014

UN: Landmark Arms Trade Treaty to become reality with 50th ...
25 September 2014

Protection for the millions of people whose lives are devastated by the poorly regulated global arms trade is set to take a giant leap forward, with the ...

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