Example sentences for: amnesty

How can you use “amnesty” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • It isn't as though the issue of human-rights abuses has gone away; China's crackdown on the Falun Gong continues (click here to read a summary of a recent Amnesty International report, and here to read a pretty good Post Op-Ed column by E.J.

  • A WP story makes a powerful case for wondering why the U.S. is backing a peace accord in Sierra Leone that provides a general amnesty for rebel war criminals and indeed, will put eight of them in the country's cabinet.

  • A piece wonders whether South Africa's amnesty policy is worth it.

  • USAT columnist Walter Shapiro thinks he knows a way out of the Larry Flyntization of American politics: An amnesty day for adulterous politicians who fess up.

  • Arriving in Nassau with a powerful force and promising amnesty for surrender, he became a legend by cleaning out many of the pirates and establishing some order.

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