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Syria: Updated briefing on sieges across Syria

Scores of thousands of civilians across Syria, including children, have been forced to endure a life under siege, with all the hardship and privations that ...

12 Jun 2014       Document       MDE 24/023/2014

Colombia: Activist family and defenders threatened

Human rights defenders Ingrid Vergara and Jeison Pava, as well as members of the Verbel family in northern Colombia, received death threats on 3 ...

11 Jun 2014       Urgent Action       AMR 23/022/2014

China: Further information: Lawyer remains behind bars in ...

Prominent human rights lawyer Pu Zhiqiang has been in detention since 6 May after attending a meeting to discuss the anniversary of the 1989 Tiananmen ...

11 Jun 2014       Urgent Action       ASA 17/034/2014

Thailand: Respect and protect the human rights of people in ...

In this statement Amnesty International shares the concerns the High Commissioner expressed about the current human rights situation in Thailand. ...

10 Jun 2014       Document       ASA 39/010/2014

Turkey: Adding injustice to injury: One year on from the Gezi ...

One year has passed since the Gezi Park protests were brutally crushed across Turkey. The protests have subsided, but attempts by the authorities to ...

10 Jun 2014       Report       EUR 44/010/2014

South Africa: Two refugees dead, many injured in attack

Attacks on foreign-owned shops in Mamelodi, Pretoria, have left two refugees dead and dozens reported injured. At least 75 shops have been looted ...

10 Jun 2014       Urgent Action       AFR 53/001/2014

Bahrain: A message of thanks from newly released prisoner of ...

Bahrain: A message of thanks from newly released prisoner of conscience, Nabeel Rajab 10 June 2014 by Kristin Hulaas Sunde. ...

10 Jun 2014       Document       MDE 11/017/2014

Egypt: New leader faces rights crisis

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi takes office in Egypt in the midst of a human rights crisis as dire as in any period in the country's modern history, Amnesty ...

10 Jun 2014       Public Statement       MDE 12/032/2014

Iranian activist jailed for four years: Maryam Shafi' Pour

Prisoner of conscience Maryam Shafi' Pour has had her seven-year prison sentence reduced to four years on appeal.

10 Jun 2014       Urgent Action       MDE 13/031/2014

UN Human Rights Council must act now to salvage the ...

1. AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 9 June 2014 Index: IOR 41/014/2014. UN Human Rights Council ...

9 Jun 2014       Public Statement       IOR 41/014/2014

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