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(30/03/2017) EU and UK: Threatening encryption risks our rights and security In response to the news that the European Commission will propose new measures in June, making it easier for ... Belgium: Amnesty International strongly condemns Brussels attacks Belgium: Amnesty International strongly condemns Brussels attacks Today’s attacks in Brussels show an utter contempt for human life, Amnesty International said as it condemned them in the strongest possible terms. (04/02/2016) France: Disproportionate emergency measures leave hundreds traumatized Heavy-handed emergency measures, including late night house raids and assigned residence orders, have ... (19/11/2015) France: Emergency measures must protect public without trampling human ... The emergency measures being rushed through the French Parliament in the wake of the horrific Paris attacks ... (24/07/2015) France: New surveillance law a major blow to human rights Extensive powers allowing French authorities to monitor people online and offline will come into force in a ... (01/07/2015) UK surveillance Tribunal reveals the government spied on Amnesty ... In a shocking revelation, the UK’s Investigatory Powers Tribunal (IPT) today notified Amnesty International ... (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 ... (09/04/2015) Amnesty International takes UK government to European Court of Human ... Amnesty International, Liberty and Privacy International have announced today they are taking the UK ...