Amnesty International calls for arrest of George W. Bush
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Thu Dec 1, 2:04 p.m. EST: Amnesty International is calling for the arrest of former President George W. Bush while he is traveling overseas in Africa.

The human rights group issued a statement today calling for the governments of Ethiopia, Tanzania or Zambia to take the former president into custody. According to Amnesty, the 43rd president is complicit in torture conducted by the United States during his administration and should be held pending an international investigation.

Bush is in Africa to raise awareness for HIV/AIDS, cervical and breast cancer.

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