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The citizens' initiative needs more than 3,700 signatures to move forward.

The campaign promoted by the Coalició Prou ​​Complicitat amb Israel and LaFede.cat seeks public support for the municipal council to debate the breaking of the twinning agreement between Barcelona and Tel-Aviv.

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The Qatar World Cup is held between November 20 and December 18.

As the World Cup in Qatar begins, we talk to Amnesty International about the dark side of the sporting event that attracts the attention of half the world.

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Russia is not only violating the sovereignty of one of it’s neighbours and its people, but is also questioning the whole architecture of global security, and is using the fragile situation of a dysfunctional and ineffective UN Security Council.

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Amnesty International has been calling for the closure of Guantanamo for many years.

Organizations such as Amnesty International have been calling for the closure of the controversial military prison, which has just turned two decades old.

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Thousands of working people have died during the preparation of the Wolrd Cup.

Amnesty International denounces the labour exploitation and deaths of workers during the preparation of the sports tournament and once again demands a gesture from the Spanish Football Federation.

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Dani Vilaró is one of the spokespersons for Amnesty International against the death penalty.

On the occasion of World Day Against the Death Penalty, which is celebrated on October 10, we talked to one of Amnesty International's spokespersons about this issue.

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These people lack access to safe sanitation and find it much more difficult to practice protection measures like the simple task of cleaning their hands frequently.

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A group of people participating in the campaign

With the upcoming European elections, taking place on May 26, Amnesty International’s #TurnItUp campaign fights against the election of candidates from the far-right.

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Protests against the violation of LGBTI rights in Russia.  Source: IdemTV

Amnesty International and the Russian LGBT Network denounce new purge and clear violation of the fundamental human rights of this group by Chechen government.

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Mayyar Skhaita, asylum seeker and amin character of 'S'ha de fer'

Amnesty International Catalonia launches Welcome Communities –Comunitats Acollidores, a miniseries that gives real examples of refugees who have started a good new life with the active help of locals.

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Nigerian girls and women abducted by Boko Haram

Amnesty International denounces that the 276 girls kidnapped by Boko Haram in Chibok on 2014 have been sexually abused by their ‘ rescuers’, mainly soldiers from the Nigerian Army. Last March, 110 more schoolgirls were abducted .

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A mother and her son looking for a better future. Photo: CAFOD Photo Library, Flickr

The international human rights organisation denounces European governments as supportive of exploitation and smuggling of refugees in Libya.

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