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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Nepal: Dissenting Voices at Risk
5 December 2014

The arrests of CK Raut and fellow Madhesi activists on 25 and 26 November for attempting to hold a rally in Kathmandu constitute violations of the rights ...

Public Statement       ASA 31/008/2014

Indonesia: Stop imminent execution of five prisoners
5 December 2014

Five death row prisoners in Indonesia have been moved to separate cells and are believed to be at risk of imminent execution. Indonesia's new ...

Urgent Action       ASA 21/031/2014

Further information: North Korea: Young North Koreans feared ...
5 December 2014

Two North Koreans who were forcibly returned to North Korea from Laos in May 2013 are reported to have been executed. Seven others arrested with ...

Urgent Action       ASA 24/008/2014

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4 December 2014

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Report       ASA 35/008/2014

Philippines: Above the law - Police torture in the Philippines ...
4 December 2014

This document provides a summary of the Amnesty International report which explores the context since the Anti-Torture Act was enacted in 2009 and ...

Report       ASA 35/008/2014

Philippines: Above the law: Police torture in the Philippines
4 December 2014

Anyone arrested on suspicion of criminal activity in the Philippines risks being tortured or otherwise ill-treated in police custody. Many victims are children ...

Report       ASA 35/007/2014

India: Adivasi villagers allegedly beaten by police
4 December 2014

Adivasi villagers in Chhattisgarh, central India, fear further repercussions by the authorities after allegations by 25 people that they were beaten by police ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/036/2014

India: '30 years is too long to get justice'
30 November 2014

In 1984, a toxic gas leak in the central Indian city of Bhopal killed and maimed tens of thousands of people, one of the world's worst industrial disasters ...

Report       ASA 20/035/2014

Further information: China: Female activist still held in ...
28 November 2014

Fears are growing for the welfare of Chinese women's rights activist Su Changlan, who has been detained in an unknown location without access ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/055/2014

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 21st ...
28 November 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/038/2014