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(10/11/2015) EU-Africa Summit in Valletta must not dress up border control as ... As European Union (EU) leaders and African heads of state prepare to meet in Malta on 11 and 12 November for ... Diary note: New report on the failings and dangers of Europe’s response to the global refugee crisis Refugees wait to be processed outside the Presevo transit center in Presevo, Serbia, Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. (Photo by Giles Clarke/Getty Images Reportage) Diary note: New report on the failings and dangers of Europe’s response to the global refugee crisis Razor-wire fences, push-backs and violence at the hands of authorities, and outsourcing of responsibilities to third countries – these are the measures that have become intrinsic to the European Union’s (EU) so-called response to the refugee crisis, and which are documented in Amnesty International’s forthcoming report Fear and Fences: Europe’s Response to Keeping Refugees At Bay. (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 ... (13/11/2012) EU pressure needed on Egypt’s human rights Amnesty International has urged the first EU-Egypt task force to emphasise human rights when it meets in ... (13/11/2012) No to EU connivance in Libyan abuse and exploitation of foreign nationals Amnesty International has called on the European Union to ensure that any co-operation with Libya on ... (19/07/2012) Dying on Europe’s doorstep: EU should focus on saving migrants’ lives As Amnesty International prepares to carry out a major action on the Italian island of Lampedusa tomorrow, ... (05/07/2012) EU can’t outsource migration control to Libya In a new report released today, Libya: Rule of law or rule of militias?, Amnesty International reveals that ... (23/05/2012) Amnesty International Annual Report 2012 Amnesty International Annual Report 2012: The State of the World’s Human Rights