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January 10, 2006
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Military Commission Trial ObservationHuman Rights First, at the invitation of the Department of Defense, is observing the military commission proceedings at the U.S. Navy Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba...
January 09, 2006
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Military Commission Trial ObservationHuman Rights First, at the invitation of the Department of Defense, is observing the military commission proceedings at the U.S. Navy Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba...
December 22, 2005
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Overwhelming Majority of Members Support McCain Ban on Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment of Detainees; Joint Statement from Rights Group Below More on Ending TortureWASHINGTON – Dec. 22...
December 20, 2005
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More on Human Rights DefendersNEW YORK - Human Rights First welcomed the conviction of the man charged with poisoning human rights hero Munir Said Thalib, but criticized the Indonesian government'...
December 09, 2005
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Letter Delivered to McCain as Defense Bill Conferees Prepare to Meet More on Ending TortureWashington, DC – Former CIA Director Stansfield Turner, former CIA Counterterrorism Center Director...
December 06, 2005
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More on Ending TortureIn a letter sent to Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice today, Human Rights First called on Rice to unequivocally recognize U.S. obligations under the Convention Against...
December 05, 2005
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More on Ending TortureSecretary of State Condoleezza Rice's remarks today defending U.S. counterterrorism policies as compliant with the U.S. Constitution, laws and treaty obligations are...
November 18, 2005
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Human Rights First calls for prompt inquiry. More on Human Rights DefendersNEW YORK – A mob violently attacked members of a prominent Indonesian human rights organization outside a murder trial at...
November 09, 2005
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More on Human Rights DefendersNEW YORK – November 13, 2005 will mark six months since the massacre of hundreds of protestors in Andizhan, Uzbekistan. Though the death toll and other facts remain...
November 09, 2005
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Human rights group says investigation and prosecution falls short More on Human Rights DefendersNEW YORK, November 9 – A bipartisan group of 68 members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a...

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