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30 min ago | The New Zealand Herald
Colin Craig at a campaign launch last month. He told a debate organised by Amnesty International last night that New Zealand should be a "safe pair of hands" on the world stage.
7 hrs ago | Amnesty International USA
The Israeli authorities' outrageous plan to expropriate nearly 1,000 acres of land in the West Bank is illegal and must be rescinded immediately, said Amnesty International.
11 hrs ago | Gilmer Mirror
This Monday , thousands of mothers and supporters will gather in Tyler and at over 115 locations for the third annual Rally to Improve Birth.
A woman wearing a mask depicting German Chancellor Angela Merkel stands behind a mock telescope during a "Freiheit Statt Angst" protest calling for the protection of digital data privacy and the reigning in of digital surveillance practices, in Berlin August 30, 2014.
Russia's official branding of a civil society organization as a "foreign agent", an expression akin to "spying", for speaking out on Ukraine is a sign of the country's determination to suppress any information about its military activities there, Amnesty International said.
The death of Ahmad Seif el-Islam Hamad robs the Egyptian human rights movement of one of its ablest defenders in its hour of greatest need.
The execution of two men in Japan on Friday flies in the face of growing calls in the country to halt the use of capital punishment, said Amnesty International.
Otago Girls' High School pupil Veronique Montalba wears special effects makea oup to protest the torture of members of the youth activist group N!DA in Azerbaijan.
A frequently-read copy of The Poverty and Justice Bible sits on a living room table at Orval Chapman's home.
This flurry of executions by Hamas is made even more shocking by the fact that the victims were sentenced to death after trials which, if they happened at all, were summary and grossly unfair.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 05:52 pm
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