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USA: Open letter to US Senators as they prepare to vote on the nomination of Alberto Gonzales for Attorney General

Albania: Obligations under the UN Convention Against Torture - a gap between law and practice

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Woman with child in Kalma IDP camp near Nyala, South Darfur, Sudan.
Sudan: Who will answer for the crimes?

Despite 21 years of war crimes and crimes against humanity not one single perpetrator has been brought to justice in Sudan.

It's time to catch the criminals - take action!

Dr Nguyen Dan Que, Nguyen Dinh Huy and Father Nguyen Van Ly

Viet Nam: Prisoners of conscience released

Decades of sustained pressure by AI groups worldwide has helped lead to the release of four Vietnamese prisoners of conscience - Dr Nguyen Dan Que, Nguyen Dinh Huy, Thich Thien Minh and Father Nguyen Van Ly are to be set free.

 US Navy helicopter crewmen hands out aid supplies to tsunami survivors, near Banda Aceh, Indonesia

Indian Ocean tsunami: Human rights at risk in the aftermath

In the aftermath of the tsunami disaster in the Indian Ocean, Amnesty International is monitoring the relief effort to ensure that fundamental human rights are respected.

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