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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Bradley Manning: US must drop “aiding the enemy” charge ...
12 July 2013

The US government should immediately drop the most serious charges against Pvt. Bradley Manning, Amnesty International said today after the conclusion ...

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Amnesty International | Amnesty International meets US ...
12 July 2013

Amnesty International met with US whistleblower Edward Snowden at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport on Friday.

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Amnesty International meets US whistleblower Edward ...
12 July 2013

Amnesty International met with US whistleblower Edward Snowden at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport on Friday.

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Amnesty International calls for the release of Herman Wallace ...
11 July 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 51/047/2013. 11 July 2013. Amnesty International calls ...

Public Statement       AMR 51/047/2013

USA must release terminally ill man held in isolation for 40 ...
10 July 2013

An elderly man who has been held in solitary confinement in a prison in Louisiana for over 40 years and has now been diagnosed with terminal cancer ...

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USA: Further information: Supreme Court is last hope to stop ...
8 July 2013

Warren Hill is due to be put to death in Georgia, USA, on 15 July 2013. All seven experts who have assessed him now say that he has 'mental retardation ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/046/2013

USA: California urged to reform 'inhumane' prison units ahead ...
5 July 2013

The hunger strike is due to start on Monday 8 July in protest at authorities' failure to carry out promised reforms.

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Urgent reforms needed to California's isolation units as ...
5 July 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 51/045/2013. Embargoed to 05 July 2013 12.00 BST. ...

Public Statement       AMR 51/045/2013

USA must not persecute whistleblower Edward Snowden ...
2 July 2013

The US authorities' relentless campaign to hunt down and block whistleblower Edward Snowden's attempts to seek asylum amounts to a gross violation ...

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Afghanistan/UK/USA: End secrecy of detainee transfers
2 July 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index ASA 11/008/2013. 02 July 2013. Afghanistan/UK/USA: End ...

Public Statement       ASA 11/008/2013