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July 23, 2009
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New York As the Obama Administration and Congress grapple with issues stemming from the impending closure of the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay and consider how to deliver justice in...
July 21, 2009
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A couple of interesting reads today:An analysis of of the delay of the release of the Guantanamo reports on MyDD.comAndy Worthington on the interrogations of the Uighers at Guantanamo.
July 21, 2009
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Check out this Huffington Post article from a partner working at the African Center of Kyiv.The rise in racist violence has turned what was originally a cultural mission to one that deals largely...
July 20, 2009
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Check out David Danzig's latest Huffington Post piece - from Guantanamo. David was in Guantanamo to witness the military commissions proceedings happening there last week.In this piece, he imagines...
July 20, 2009
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Good news on the resettlement front – the United States resettled 1,900 Iraqis in June, for a fiscal year 2009 total of 13,537. Last September, the government set a goal of bringing 17,000 vulnerable...
July 20, 2009
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  New York Police and tax auditors today raided the offices of two human rights organizations in Kazan, the capital city of the Russian Republic of Tatarstan, disrupting their work.  The raids...
July 17, 2009
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Guantánamo Bay, July 16, 2009: At 1:40 PM the court room was prepared for motions to be heard against five men accused of plotting the 9/11 attacks, except that one of the detainees was talking with...
July 16, 2009
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David Danzig – Deputy Program Director at Human Rights First – is in Cuba to monitor the proceedings and report back on events as they unfold. Guantánamo Bay, July 15, 2009: As the Obama...
July 16, 2009
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New paths have opened for abused women seeking asylum in the United States. Read more in a New York Times article today.
July 16, 2009
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Check out Paul's piece in the Huffington Post on the Ilan Halimi case.In February 2006, Halimi was kidnapped, tortured and killed because he wasa Jew. He was held captive for twenty-four days during...

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