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EU: Orwellian Counter-Terrorism Laws Stripping Rights Under Guise of Defending Them


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EU: Orwellian Counter-Terrorism Laws Stripping Rights Under Guise of Defending Them

Amnesty International

Sweeping new laws are driving Europe into a deep and dangerous state of permanent securitization, Amnesty International said on the publication of a comprehensive human rights analysis of counter-terrorism measures across 14 EU member states.

Dangerously disproportionate: The ever-expanding national security state in Europe reveals how a deluge of laws and amendments passed with break-neck speed, is undermining fundamental freedoms and dismantling hard-won human rights protections.


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Is it the terrorists who "hate our freedoms"?