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Daily Archives: August 15, 2011
Español / Français A look back at what happened on day two of the 30th International Council Meeting.
As soon as the Egyptian and Tunisian dictators, Mubarak and Ben Ali, felt the axe of accountability approaching shortly before they were toppled, they had the secret files of their security services destroyed. Mistakenly they thought they could erase the … Continue reading
Esta mañana he escuchado el testimonio desgarrador de un activista por los derechos humanos en Siria. Este hombre nos ha narrado con pasmosa calma su propia experiencia cuando estuvo detenido en las cárceles de su país. Ahora reside en el … Continue reading
On the same day that Aung San Suu Kyi left for her first political meetings outside of Rangoon since being released from house arrest, this personal message was played at the 2011 International Council Meeting to Amnesty International delegates.
A l’occasion du 30ème RCI, interview de M. Robert Badinter sur la progression de l’abolition dans le monde et l’impossibilité d’un retour à la peine capitale en France.
A song and solidarity message, this fresh look at the Middle East and North Africa uprising has caught the imagination of delegates at the ICM.
Day two of the Amnesty ICM kicked off with a passionate discussion about the rebellion in the Middle East and North Africa which is surely one of the most astonishing and inspiring displays of people power seen in the 50 year … Continue reading