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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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USA: Guatemalan soldier accused of massacre must face ...
11 February 2014

The USA must charge or extradite a former Guatemalan soldier involved in a massacre in his home country, Amnesty International said.

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California must introduce radical changes to prison isolation ...
10 February 2014

The authorities in California must introduce radical changes to the cruel conditions of the state's solitary confinement units, said Amnesty International ...

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Amnesty International | California must introduce radical ...
10 February 2014

The authorities in California must introduce radical changes to the cruel conditions of the state's solitary confinement units, said Amnesty International ...

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USA: After 38 years time to release indigenous leader ...
6 February 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR51/010 /2014. 6 February 2014. USA: After 38 years time ...

Public Statement       AMR 51/010/2014

USA: Legal concerns as Florida resets execution: Paul Howell
4 February 2014

Paul Howell, aged 48, is due to be executed in Florida on 26 February for the murder of a police officer in 1992. In 2013 a federal judge described his ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/008/2014

USA: Further information: Texas execution violates ...
24 January 2014

Texas executed a Mexican national on 22 January, in violation of an order of the International Court of Justice and despite a recent finding by the Inter ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/006/2014

USA: Close Guantánamo and end human rights hypocrisy ...
22 January 2014

The continued operation of the US detention camp at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, is a prime example of the USA's double standard on human rights.

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Amnesty International | USA: Close Guantánamo and end ...
20 January 2014

The continued operation of the US detention camp at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, is a prime example of the USA's double standard on human rights, Amnesty ...

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USA: Another killing in a long-since failed experiment
17 January 2014

1. Index: AMR 51/005/2014. 17 January 2014. USA: ANOTHER KILLING IN A LONG-SINCE FAILED EXPERIMENT. The penalty ...

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Amnesty International | USA: Texas execution would violate ...
17 January 2014

The Texas authorities must halt the execution of Mexican national Edgar Arias Tamayo, set to take place on 22 January, which would violate an international ...

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