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(11/01/2018) Iran: EU must highlight human rights concerns at meeting with Iranian ... Ahead of a meeting between the Iranian, German, French and UK Foreign Ministers and Federica Mogherini, ... Syria: Justice and human rights should be central to discussions at Brussels conference Syria: Justice and human rights should be central to discussions at Brussels conference As representatives of the EU, UN, and numerous countries meet in Brussels for the conference “Supporting the future of Syria and the region”, Iverna McGowan, Director of Amnesty International’s European Institutions office called on them to ensure truth, reparations and justice for the victims of the conflict and their families: (18/07/2016) EU risks making a mockery of its human rights foreign policy if concerns ... As Ministers of the European Union (EU) and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) convene to discuss economic and ... (14/01/2015) Saudi Arabia set to resume flogging of Raif Badawi this Friday The Saudi Arabian authorities have an opportunity to improve their appalling human rights record by heeding ... (17/12/2014) Protection plan for Afghanistan a 'glimmer of hope at a bleak year's end' Amnesty International today welcomed the publication of an EU action plan for the protection of human rights ... (01/07/2013) EU must pressure Bahrain to free prisoners of conscience EU must pressure ... As officials from the EU and the Gulf States meet today in Bahrain for their annual ministerial meeting, ... (16/01/2013) Syria refugee crisis: EU not doing enough As violence in Syria escalates, leading NGOs have urged European Union justice and home affairs ministers to ... (20/11/2012) Bahrain: Promises broken, repression unleashed Amnesty International has urged the European Union to do more to address continuing human rights violations ...