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(24/08/2018) Women human rights defenders call on EU foreign affairs ministers for ... A day before the informal ‘Gymnich’ meeting of EU foreign affairs ministers in Vienna, women human rights ... EU-Hungary: Moment of Reckoning for the European People’s Party Amnesty Poland solidarity action with Hungary ©Amnesty International/ Grzegorz Żukowski EU-Hungary: Moment of Reckoning for the European People’s Party Leaders of the European People’s Party (EPP) must urgently respond to Hungary’s draconian assault on human rights during their crucial meetings in Warsaw and Munich next week, Amnesty International said. (02/05/2018) Turkey: “For journalists, Turkey has become a dungeon” Journalists have spoken out about the stifling climate of fear that has enveloped Turkey’s media landscape, ... (29/01/2018) Turkey: More than a million people demand freedom for Amnesty chair as ... More than one million people from 194 countries and territories have demanded the release of Amnesty ... (05/12/2017) States worldwide failing to prevent killings and disappearances of human ... States around the world are failing in their duty to effectively protect people who defend human rights, ... (18/10/2017) EU: Leaders must press Turkey on human rights Ahead of the 19-20 October European Council meeting, which is expected to issue conclusions on Turkey, ... (11/10/2017) Turkey must release human rights defenders, still in jail after 100 days Ten activists, including İdil Eser, the Director of Amnesty Turkey, were arrested on 5 June whilst Amnesty ... (14/09/2017) EU: Prominent Mexican activist in Brussels to demand action on human rights Prominent Mexican environmental activist Gustavo Castro will be in Brussels next week to demand EU policy ...