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September 24, 2009
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Washington, DC Fed up with the spread of misinformation and disinformation by those opposed to closing the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo, four of the nation's most distinguished retired...
September 23, 2009
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Washington, DC Today, the United States Senate confirmed Human Rights First founding executive director Michael Posner as the nation
September 23, 2009
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Washington, DC - Today, the Obama Administration is expected to implement a new policy to rightfully require a higher standard of proof and more extensive internal review before the government...
September 22, 2009
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By Gabor RonaSeptember 22, 2009In true "Camp Justice" fashion, scores of people - lawyers, press, victim families, court personnel, observers, military security and escorts descended upon Guantanamo...
September 22, 2009
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Human Rights First's International Legal Director Gabor Rona is in Guantanamo all week monitoring military commissions. He writes about his Guantanamo impressions in this Huffington Post piece - "A...
September 21, 2009
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Fourteen neo-Nazi youths are on trial in St. Petersburg for deliberately and systematically killing eight people in what appear to be hate crimes.Human Rights First's Paul LeGendre commented on the...
September 21, 2009
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September 21, 2009
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September 19, 2009
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Usman Hamid, a tenacious Indonesian human rights defender, is being investigated for criminal defamation. The police investigation was instigated by the retired State Intelligence Agency official...
September 18, 2009
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Check out this piece in the AfPak Channel of Foreign Policy written by Human Rights First's Sahr MuhammedAlly, who speaks of the recent Bagram reforms and next steps.Sahr has conducted comprehensive...

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