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November 15, 2013 Dear Senator: The undersigned human rights and civil liberties groups strongly urge you to support the Guantanamo Bay detainee transfer provisions included in the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal…
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President Barack Obama The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington DC, 20500 Re: Concern about hunger strike and stalled efforts to close the detention facility at Guantánamo Dear President Obama…
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President Barack Obama The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20500 Re: Mine Ban Treaty Dear President Obama, We are writing to urge you to review US policy toward banning antipersonnel landmines and to commit the US to joining…
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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton US Department of State 2201 C Street NW Washington, DC 20520 Re: Mine Ban Treaty Dear Secretary Clinton: We are writing to urge the United States to participate in the Second Review Conference of the 1997 Mine Ban…
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Previous Information Released on the Canadian Transferred to Syria Fails to Address Concerns about Legality of Procedures

Human Rights Watch joins partner organizations in writing to Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff and the Office of the Inspector General regarding the case of Maher Arar, the Canadian transferred from New York to Syria where he was reportedly…