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Leaked Amnesty review finds own Ukraine report ‘legally questionable’
Language was also said to be ‘ambiguous’ and ‘imprecise’, according to the New York Times

Peter Beaumont in Kyiv

28, Apr, 2023 @1:26 PM

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A moment that changed me: my fiance left me on our wedding day – and it led to my dream job and true love
His decision to end our relationship arrived out of the blue, not long after I had quit my job as a journalist. The next day, I was interviewing for a role that would transform my life

Sherine Tadros

19, Apr, 2023 @6:00 AM

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Sunak stays silent on Rwanda’s role in DRC war crimes to save UK’s migrant deal | Vava Tampa
As Rwandan-backed M23 rebels massacre and gang-rape in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, who will hold them to account?

Vava Tampa

15, Mar, 2023 @7:15 AM

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More than a million demand Fifa justice for Qatar World Cup migrant workers
More than a million people have demanded Fifa compensates migrant workers who were abused while working on the World Cup in Qatar

Sean Ingle

13, Mar, 2023 @2:42 PM

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Japanese man granted retrial after 45 years on death row
Iwao Hakamada, 87, was convicted of four murders in 1968 but granted ‘temporary release’ in 2014 after new evidence emerged

Justin McCurry in Tokyo

13, Mar, 2023 @9:55 AM

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Saudi Aramco’s $161bn profit is largest recorded by an oil and gas firm
Amnesty International hits out at ‘shocking’ annual figure reaped through sale of fossil fuel

Mark Sweney

12, Mar, 2023 @1:58 PM

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Tunisia crackdown on opposition and media alarms rights groups
Ten public figures arrested since Saturday as President Kais Saied pursues what Amnesty calls a repression of dissent

Simon Speakman Cordall in Tunis

17, Feb, 2023 @1:55 PM

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Peru’s ‘racist bias’ drove lethal police response to protests, Amnesty says
In a damning report, human rights group says state permitted ‘excessive and lethal use of force’ against Indigenous groups

Dan Collyns in Lima

16, Feb, 2023 @9:01 PM

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Boris Johnson steps up pressure on Rishi Sunak to send Typhoon jets to Ukraine – as it happened
Former UK prime minister issues statement on day of Zelenskiy visit, calling on current PM to send some fighter jets

Andrew Sparrow

08, Feb, 2023 @6:21 PM

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Amnesty accused of sacking employee for opposing stance on Alexei Navalny
Aisha Jung objected to awarding prisoner of conscience status to Putin critic, saying he incited violence against Muslims

Haroon Siddique Legal affairs correspondent

08, Feb, 2023 @5:35 PM

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Iranian protesters sentenced to death were tortured, says Amnesty report
Two teenagers and 31-year-old man were subjected to torture including rape and beatings and denied fair trial, says group

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

30, Jan, 2023 @10:07 AM

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Amnesty urges Ronaldo to speak out over human rights in Saudi Arabia
Amnesty International has said Ronaldo’s move to Al-Nassr follows a wider pattern of sportswashing by Saudi Arabia

Andy Martin

04, Jan, 2023 @5:07 PM

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