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Nigeria Police release Premium Times journalists as Amnesty International wades in

The Nigeria Police have released the two Premium Times journalists that were arrested yesterday, January 19. Dapo Olorunyomi, publisher of the online newspaper, was arrested alongside a reporter, Evelyn Okakwu, around 5:00 p.m but they were later released … 40 fler ord

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CPJ, Amnesty, Kadaria Ahmed, Others Condemn Arrest Of Premium Times Staff

The raid on the offices of online news, Premium Times, and the subsequent arrest of its publisher, Dapo Olorunyomi, and judiciary correspondent, Evelyn Okakwu, has sparked international condemnation. 47 fler ord

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Amnesty sets out 2017 rights agenda

Representatives of Amnesty International Argentina met with Human Rights Secretary Claudio Avruj and expressed their concerns and recommendations regarding Argentina’s human rights agenda after a year in office for Mauricio Macri’s administration. 39 fler ord

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New EU anti-terror laws target Muslims, Amnesty International says

Human rights group Amnesty International says in a report a raft of new counter terrorism laws across Europe discriminate against Muslims and refugees, spreading fear and alienation. 43 fler ord

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New EU anti-terror laws target Muslims, Amnesty International says

Human rights group Amnesty International says in a report a raft of new counter terrorism laws across Europe discriminate against Muslims and refugees, spreading fear and alienation. 43 fler ord

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Trump and his administration must respect human rights

As Donald Trump takes the oath of office to become the 45 th President of the United States, Amnesty International is pressing him and his administration to protect human rights in the USA and abroad. 44 fler ord

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Amnesty International Condemns Iran's 'Prolific' Use Of Corporal Punishment

In a recent case, a journalist was lashed 40 times after being convicted of inaccurate reporting, the London-based human rights group said. The flogging on January 5 in Isfahan province was carried out after a court found the journalist guilty of … 38 fler ord

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