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HRW Urges France to Remain Mindful of Human Rights

Human Rights Watch is urging French authorities to avoid "trampling on human rights" as they pursue terrorists after the deadly Paris attacks. French President Francois Hollande declared a state of emergency after the November 13 attacks in Paris and the suburb of Saint-Denis killed 130 people and injured more than 300 others. The French parliament has since extended the decree by another three months. "The French government should keep people safe and bring those...

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