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EU policy on human rights

(22/11/2017) Greece: As Winter Nears, Asylum Seekers Stuck in Tents on Islands The Greek government, with the support of EU member states, should act now to end Greece’s “containment ... EU-Africa Summit in Valletta must not dress up border control as ‘co-operation’ The Horgos-Roszke border crossing between Serbia and Hungary where the Hungarian authorities have completed a border fence and shut down the official border crossing. ©Amnesty International EU-Africa Summit in Valletta must not dress up border control as ‘co-operation’ As European Union (EU) leaders and African heads of state prepare to meet in Malta on 11 and 12 November for a ‘Summit on Migration’, Amnesty International is issuing a stark warning to all leaders in attendance of the dangers posed by border and migration management agreements that fail to include human rights safeguards. (10/11/2015) Diary note: New report on the failings and dangers of Europe’s response ... Razor-wire fences, push-backs and violence at the hands of authorities, and outsourcing of responsibilities ... (19/01/2015) Europe: Complicit governments must act in wake of US Senate torture report European governments that cooperated with the CIA’s secret detention, interrogation, and torture operations ... (16/01/2015) US Torture Report reinforces allegations of European complicity with CIA ... On Tuesday 20 January 00.01 GMT, Amnesty International will launch a new briefing paper, Breaking the ... (07/01/2015) France: ‘Dark day for freedom of expression’ as gunmen attack satirical ... This morning’s deadly attack by gunmen on the Paris office of the newspaper Charlie Hebdo is a chilling ... (04/04/2014) New global coalition urges governments to keep surveillance technologies ... (04 April 2014) World leaders must commit to keeping invasive surveillance systems and technologies out of ...