Irish rockers U2 have been named Ambassadors of Conscience by human rights group Amnesty International, at a ceremony in Chile.

The WITH OR WITHOUT YOU hitmakers were honoured at the National Stadium in the capital Santiago.

Amnesty International's secretary general Irene Khan praised the BONO-fronted band for its "unwavering" commitment towards making poverty history and devotion to human rights.

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