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Amnesty says actions did not match words in 2011

The courage shown by Middle-East pro-democracy protesters in 2011 has been matched by a failure of world leadership, says Amnesty International.

The UK-based human rights group says vocal support for protest movements shown by many global and regional powers has not translated into action.

Egypt was one example cited by Amnesty secretary-general Salil Shetty.

Mike Wooldridge reports.

  • 24 May 2012
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