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Amnesty International reaction to nomination of EU counter-terrorism coordinator

(19/09/2007) On the day that the EU has nominated a new counter-terrorism coordinator, Amnesty International recalls that one vital ingredient is still missing from EU policies. In the six years since 9/11, the EU has yet to come to terms with the fact that the way in which the fight against terrorism has been conducted has had serious human rights implications. read more

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Links to Amnesty International 2007 Annual Report

(21/06/2007) Read the Amnesty International 2007 Annual Report online in English, French, Spanish, Russian or Arabic. read more

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EU Summit: Acknowledge, repair and prevent CIA renditions

(20/06/2007) As Heads of State and Government of the EU’s 27 countries prepare to meet in Brussels to discuss treaty reform Amnesty International once again appeals for EU action in response to the serious accusations of complicity in illegal activities by several EU member states in the context of counter-terrorism. read more

 

Annual Report: Human Rights and the EU

(23/05/2007) Despite the continuing deadlock over the EU’s institutional reform, it was in many ways business as usual in most spheres of EU activity, including human rights. On the side of external relations, this presented a familiar picture with progress and positive results in various domains, while many problems remained as intractable as before. read more