[JURIST] Amnesty International (AI) [advocacy website] on Wednesday published its annual report entitled State of the World's Human Rights [materials], which details the human rights landscape across the world in 2011. Much of the report focuses on the pro-democracy protests and civil unrest that swept the Middle East and Northern Africa in the last year. The report indicates that governmental responses to the protests were repressive, and that arbitrary arrest and detention and the suppression of freedom of expression are...

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