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Nearly 2,400 members of armed groups, who were detained, have been granted amnesty since the national reconciliation act took force in 2006, he revealed.
Each of the incumbent Senators who were defeated voted in favor of 2013 legislation that would have granted amnesty to illegal aliens, as did three other incumbents in races that have yet to be decided.
The group of former intelligence officials granted amnesty appeared to include Brigadier General Thein Swe who was jailed at that time.
ISLAMABAD -- In occupied Kashmir, puppet Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has acknowledged that over 9,200 youth have been booked on different charges in the territory since 2009 to January 31, 2014 and only 1800 of them have been granted amnesty by the authorities.
17 ( ANI ): Ukraine has granted amnesty to protesters arrested in anti-government unrest rocking the country.
They have since been granted amnesty under a new Russian law.
Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alekhina were granted amnesty yesterday, two months short of their scheduled release, in what was seen as the Kremlin's attempt to soothe criticism of Russia's human rights record ahead of the Winter Olympics in Sochi in February.
but the activists have now been granted amnesty under a new Russian law.
Maria Alekhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova were granted amnesty last week in a move largely viewed as the Kremlin's attempt to soothe criticism of Russia's human rights record ahead of the games in Sochi in February.
Alyokhina and bandmate Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, 24, whose two-year sentences for hooliganism in a Moscow church would have run out in early March, were granted amnesty last week after parliament approved a Kremlin-backed bill.
The Sultan had granted amnesty to another 215 prisoners on Sunday, but the list did not include the 14 Sohar protesters.