Asia And The Pacific

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Myanmar: Investigate alleged rape and killing of two Kachin ...
22 January 2015

The Myanmar authorities must ensure that a prompt, independent, impartial and effective investigation into the killing and alleged rape of two young ...

Public Statement       ASA 16/006/2015

Further information: China: Concern grows for imprisoned ...
22 January 2015

Prominent Tibetan monk Karma Tsewang was sentenced to two and a half years imprisonment in July or August 2014. His lawyers have repeatedly been ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/002/2015

Myanmar: Detained for criticizing religious extremism: Htin Lin ...
22 January 2015

Writer Htin Lin Oo has been detained and is facing imprisonment for making a speech criticizing the use of religion to promote discriminatory and extremist ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/005/2015

South Korea: National Security Law continues to restrict ...
20 January 2015

Amnesty International urges the South Korea government to curb the mounting restrictions on freedom of expression through the excessive use of the ...

Public Statement       ASA 25/001/2015

Bangladesh: Human rights deteriorate as political violence ...
20 January 2015

The human rights situation in Bangladesh continues to deteriorate as the government and opposition supporters have battled each other in the streets ...

Public Statement       ASA 13/001/2015

Indonesia: Further information: Six face imminent execution for ...
15 January 2015

Six people are scheduled to be executed in Indonesia on 18 January. Five of them are foreign nationals and all have been convicted of drug trafficking ...

Urgent Action       ASA 21/003/2015

Indonesia: Further information: Prisoners facing imminent ...
13 January 2015

The Indonesian authorities have now publicly named six death row prisoners facing imminent execution. The Attorney General's Office has stated that ...

Urgent Action       ASA 21/002/2015

Indonesia: Paniai shootings - make investigation findings ...
9 January 2015

The Indonesian authorities must ensure that the new investigation team formed on 7 January by the National Human Rights Commission (Komnas HAM ...

Public Statement       ASA 21/001/2015

Myanmar: Political activist detained in Myanmar
9 January 2015

Political activist Ko Wai Lu has been arbitrarily detained and is facing imprisonment in Myanmar after he provided support to peaceful protesters ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/002/2015

Sri Lanka: Defenders threatened in election campaign
8 January 2015

Human rights defenders Brito Fernando, Phillip Dissanayake and Prasanga Fernando have received death threats against themselves and their families ...

Urgent Action       ASA 37/001/2015