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Amnesty International | Bangladesh: Government must act ...
24 August 2011

The Bangladesh authorities must honour their pledge to stop extrajudicial executions by a special police force accused of involvement in hundreds of ...

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Bangladesh: Crimes unseen: Extrajudicial executions in ...
24 August 2011

Hardly a week goes by in Bangladesh without people being shot in Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) operations. RAB is a special police force, created to ...

Document       ASA 13/005/2011

Bangladesh: Illegal 'crossfire' killing must stop
18 August 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. 18 August 2011. Index: ASA 13/007/2011. Bangladesh: Illegal 'crossfire' killing must stop. ...

PressItem       ASA 13/007/2011

Bangladesh: Do not expand the use of the death penalty!
22 July 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 22 July 2011. Index: ASA 13/006/2011. Bangladesh: Do not expand ...

Public Statement       ASA 13/006/2011

Bangladesh: Further information: Bangladeshi man released
6 May 2011

A 20 year-old man, Manik, was released from detention on 29 March 2011. He had been held without charge in Bangladesh since 8 March. The Urgent ...

Urgent Action       ASA 13/004/2011

Indigenous land dispute turns deadly in Bangladesh
20 April 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 20 April 2011. AI Index: ASA 13/003/2011. Indigenous land dispute turns deadly in Bangladesh ...

Public Statement       ASA 13/003/2011

Bangladesh: Risk of torture and extrajudicial execution
15 March 2011

A 20-year-old man, Manik, is at risk of torture and extrajudicial execution in Bangladesh after being arrested on 8 March 2011. He was showing his relatives ...

Urgent Action       ASA 13/002/2011

How an Arms Trade Treaty can help prevent armed violence
2 March 2011

Current United Nations discussions on the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) provide an opportunity to examine armed violence in the context of decisions concerning ...

Report       ACT 30/030/2011

UK-trained security forces urged to stop extrajudicial ...
28 January 2011

Amnesty International calls on UK government to raise concerns about the killings with the Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina who visits the ...

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Amnesty International | UK-trained security forces must stop ...
27 January 2011

Amnesty International is calling on the UK government to raise concerns about reports of torture, extrajudicial executions, and excessive use of force ...

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