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Indian Authorities Raid Amnesty International Office

India's economic intelligence unit on Thursday raided the southern Indian office of rights group Amnesty International, alleging it violated laws involving foreign funding. The raid started in the afternoon and was continuing into the night, group spokesperson Smriti Singh said. The Enforcement Directorate accused Amnesty International of bypassing Indian laws and illegally receiving 360 million rupees ($4.86 million) from abroad for its activities in the region, according to the...

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