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China: Death row inmate freed after six years of trials and ...
22 August 2014

The rare acquittal of a death row prisoner in China, who had languished in prison through six years' of appeals, is another reminder of the need to ...

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Amnesty International | China: Death row inmate freed after six ...
22 August 2014

The rare acquittal of a death row prisoner in China, who had languished in prison through six years' of appeals, is another reminder of the need to ...

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China: Husband and wife at risk of torture in China
8 August 2014

Veteran activists Zhang Xiaoyu and Xu Youchen have been severely beaten by police in Henan Province, China, after they were detained on suspicion ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/041/2014

China: Families face forcible return to North Korea
28 July 2014

A group of around 29 people, including a one-year-old baby, are at risk of being forcibly returned to North Korea after being detained in China. If returned ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/039/2014

Amnesty International | UN: South Sudan arms embargo ...
17 July 2014

The United Nations Security Council must impose a comprehensive arms embargo on South Sudan, Amnesty International urged after receiving reports ...

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UN: South Sudan arms embargo crucial after massive ...
17 July 2014

The United Nations Security Council must impose a comprehensive arms embargo on South Sudan, Amnesty International urged after receiving reports ...

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China: Further information: Uighur scholar deprived food and ...
27 June 2014

Prominent Uighur scholar, Ilham Tohti, was not given food for two 10 day periods and his feet were shackled for over 20 days, according to his lawyers ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/038/2014

Amnesty International | China: Supreme Court overturns death ...
25 June 2014

The decision by China's Supreme People's Court to overturn the death sentence of a woman convicted of killing her husband after suffering months of ...

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China: Supreme Court overturns death sentence of woman ...
24 June 2014

A woman in China convicted of killing her husband after suffering months of domestic abuse has had her death sentence overturned, in a case that ...

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China: Further information: Chinese woman's death sentence ...
24 June 2014

China's Supreme People's Court called for a retrial for a woman who was sentenced to death for killing her husband after suffering months of domestic ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/037/2014