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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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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

UN Human Rights Council: Forum on Minority Issues ...
26 November 2014

Minorities live in specific places and violence against them takes place in specific contexts. It is important that this Forum convey to the Human Rights ...

Open Letter       IOR 41/041/2014

Japan: Lack of truth, justice and reparations tarnishes Japan's ...
25 November 2014

On the occasion of International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Amnesty International once again calls on the Japanese government ...

Public Statement       ASA 22/005/2014

Philippines: Questions & Answers and action flyer - What is ...
25 November 2014

If someone in authority has physically wounded you, or made you suffer deeply in some way, to get information or a confession out of you, or to punish ...

Questions And Answers       ASA 35/010/2014

Cambodia: Groundless charges against Venerable Loun ...
22 November 2014

In this statement non-governmental organizations urge the Cambodian authorities to drop the charges against renowned human rights defender ...

Public Statement       ASA 23/009/2014

Indonesia: Prosecuting beliefs: Indonesia's blasphemy laws ...
21 November 2014

Freedom of religion remains severely restricted in Indonesia. This document provides a summary of the Amnesty International report in which the ...

Report       ASA 21/030/2014