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Amnesty Intl Calls for Girls’ Access to Education

Tolo News 15 Oct 2021
Amnesty International issued a statement saying that Afghan ... Amnesty International called on the international community to facilitate appropriate funding for Afghanistan’s education sector to enable schools to continue functioning, through organizations such as the UN or NGOs.
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Afghanistan: Taliban must allow girls to return to school immediately – new testimony

Reliefweb 15 Oct 2021
Amnesty International is also calling on the international community to ensure appropriate funding for Afghanistan’s education sector to enable schools to continue functioning, through organizations such as the UN or NGOs ... Asma*, a 14-year-old student in Kabul, told Amnesty International.
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Klopp hits out at Newcastle takeover and calls for Premier League response

Yahoo Daily News 15 Oct 2021
Premier League clubs called for an emergency meeting to discuss the takeover by Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund, the Public Investment Fund, and the speed with which it was agreed. Amnesty International, which has described Saudi ... Sacha Deshmukh, Amnesty UK’s CEO, said.
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San Fernando bats for most 'biz-friendly' award anew

Sun Star 15 Oct 2021
Business entities here were further given support as the Sangguniang Panlungsod headed by Vice Mayor Jimmy Lazatin created and approved numerous ordinances and resolutions on tax amnesty and extension of deadlines for the payment of different taxes.
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Pfluger slams Democrats’ ‘Marxism’ agenda

Odessa American 14 Oct 2021
Their proposed bill would among other things, “de-fund the military,” “grant amnesty for 8 million illegal immigrants” and “fund abortions up to date-of-birth,” Pfluger said ... Pfluger promised that Republicans would also fight for funding to maintain border security.
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ASA Refuses to Investigate DeBeers’ Claim that Diamonds which Fund Israeli Human Rights Violations are ...

The Palestine Chronicle 13 Oct 2021
Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have published reports scathingly critical of the KP’s failure to outlaw diamonds that fund government violence ... He emphasized in 2018, that “Israel is responsible for generating 88% of the vast security budget that funds the IDF.”.
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Tanzania: Govt - Seize Amnesty Opportunity to Pay NSSF Arrears

All Africa 12 Oct 2021
The government has asked employers to seize amnesty opportunity offered by the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) to pay their outstanding arrears of pension contributions ....
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Newcastle takeover: Saudi move is PR for brutal regime, says Amnesty International

The Times/The Sunday Times 08 Oct 2021
... investment fund is “image management” for the country’s ruler Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, the human rights group Amnesty International has said.
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Column: Saudi control of Newcastle — victories over reality

Journal Review 08 Oct 2021
The fund’s governor, Yasir Othman Al-Rumayyan, has become the non-executive chairman of Newcastle ... The league also won’t discuss how much consideration it gave to concerns by human rights activists -- particularly Amnesty -- about a fund run by the crown prince owning Newcastle ... “My message to Amnesty is, ‘Our partner is PIF,’ and that’s my message.
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Column: Saudi control of Newcastle -- victories over reality

Hastings Tribune 08 Oct 2021
The fund’s governor, Yasir Othman Al-Rumayyan, has become the non-executive chairman of Newcastle ... The league also won’t discuss how much consideration it gave to concerns by human rights activists -- particularly Amnesty -- about a fund run by the crown prince owning Newcastle ... “My message to Amnesty is, ‘Our partner is PIF,’ and that’s my message.
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Bruce’s future, squad-building and PR battle – the tasks facing Newcastle owners

AOL 08 Oct 2021
Amnesty International has repeatedly accused the Pubic Investment Fund, which has bought an 80 per cent stake in the club, of “sportswashing” – attempting to ...
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Amnesty: Saudi-led Newcastle takeover a ‘bitter blow for human rights defenders’

The Independent 07 Oct 2021
Newcastle’s takeover by a Saudi-led consortium is “an extremely bitter blow for human rights defenders”, claims Amnesty International UK ... PIF is chaired by Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman and will hold an 80 per cent stake in the club.Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman is the chair of the Saudi-based Public Investment Fund (Victoria Jones/PA).
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Report finds “illegal pushback” of asylum seekers by EU border force

Open Access Government 07 Oct 2021
Border operations, funded by the EU as a whole, being illegally used to push asylum-seekers back into the Aegean sea. According to evidence collected by Lighthouse Reports in liaison with journalists, Croatia, Greece and Romania are using a mixture of local police and EU-funded Frontex professionals to push asylum seekers back into the ocean.
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Bruce Springsteen exhibit at Grammy Museum Newark a look backstage at E Street Band shows

Burlington County Times 06 Oct 2021
... outfits and accessories from Springsteen and members of the E Street Band.A signed Human Rights Tour itinerary from the 1988 six-week benefit world tour, raising funds for Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the 40th anniversary of its sponsor, Amnesty International.
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Pep Guardiola’s tax deal revealed in leak

The Times/The Sunday Times 05 Oct 2021
He had supposedly not declared the funds in the account to the Spanish Tax Agency but then allegedly took advantage of a tax amnesty in Spain in ...
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