Amal Alamuddin Clooney - updates

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UN: Gloria Arroyo's detention 'violates int'l law'

Oct 08, 2015 - 3:21 AM

3rd UPDATE The United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention also recommends that the former Philippine president be allowed to seek compensation for being deprived of liberty

 HUMANITARIAN RELEASE. International lawyer Amal Clooney is successful in asking the United Nations to urge the Philippine government to release former Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on 'humanitarian grounds.' Composition of Clooney and Arroyo from AFP file photos

Arroyo misinformed UN, Amal Clooney –rights group

Mar 11, 2015 - 9:40 PM

Karapatan reminds the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention of alleged human rights violations of former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

Lawyers ask UN to seek 'humanitarian release' of Arroyo

Mar 10, 2015 - 8:23 PM

Modesto Ticman one of Arroyo s Philippine lawyers says Amal Clooney believes the filing of the human rights complaint at the United Nations is the only move left

UN confirms receiving Arroyo rights case

Mar 09, 2015 - 10:56 PM

The Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights says the case is now with its Working Group on Involuntary and Arbitrary Detention

ARROYO'S LAWYER. In her profile at the Columbia Law School website, Clooney lists Arroyo as her client, calling her detention 'unfair.' File photo by Candice Imbert/EPA/Council of Europe

Greece protests Elgin Marbles sculpture loan to Russia

Dec 06, 2014 - 7:48 AM

The British Museum says it had loaned one of the statues – taken from the Parthenon temple in Athens by British diplomat Lord Elgin in 1803 – to Russia s State Hermitage Museum

NOT HERE. A close-up view of the empty plinth of the Ilissos statue part of collection of The Parthenon Marbles, also known as the Elgin Marbles in the British Museum in London, Britain, 05 December 2014. Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA