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(15/03/2018) European Court of Human Rights ruling a missed opportunity to provide ... A European Court of Human Rights ruling preventing a torture victim from seeking justice in foreign states ... EU: Poland must see consequences of crackdown Reacting to the news that European affairs ministers from the EU Member States failed to take firm action on the rule of law roll back in Poland at the General Affairs Council, Iverna McGowan, Director of Amnesty International’s European Institutions Office said (25/04/2017) Turkey: Council of Europe takes Turkey to task over human rights crackdown Reacting to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe vote to reintroduce full monitoring of the ... (23/02/2016) EU and member states must work to end unprecedented assault on human ... The European Union must act now to prevent a wholesale assault on human rights and basic freedoms both ... (26/06/2015) Azerbaijan: European Games legacy tainted by repressive crackdown Azerbaijan must immediately and unconditionally release all government critics unfairly imprisoned if the ... (09/06/2015) Ban Ki-moon must challenge Uzbekistan over its appalling human rights ... UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon must confront Uzbekistan’s leadership on the country’s appalling human ... (04/05/2015) France: Halt rush towards surveillance state French authorities will be handed extensive powers to monitor people online and offline if the National ... (14/04/2015) Uzbekistan: US and Europe turning a blind eye to torture The USA, Germany, and other European Union countries’ continuing ‘blind-spot’ to endemic torture in ...