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China: Detained activists at risk of torture
19 July 2013

Xu Zhiyong, a legal scholar and activist, has been detained in Beijing since 16 July, alongside two of his associates, Li Huanjun and Li Gang, on suspicion ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/023/2013

China: Further information: Activist Du Bin released on bail
18 July 2013

Chinese photographer and human rights activist Du Bin has been released on bail. He has confirmed that in detention he was questioned about his ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/024/2013

China's 2013 Criminal Procedure Law: In line with ...
15 July 2013

China's amended Criminal Procedure Law came into force on 1 January 2013. The amended law introduces a number of positive elements but it is Amnesty ...

Report       ASA 17/021/2013

Amnesty International assessment of states' implementation of ...
11 July 2013

For the 17th session of Universal Periodic Review (UPR), Amnesty International has continued to focus on the paramount importance of implementation ...

Report       IOR 41/011/2013

China: Demand release of Chinese photographer
27 June 2013

Chinese photographer and human rights activist Du Bin is being held in criminal detention on suspicion of “picking quarrels and making trouble”. The ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/020/2013

Amnesty International launches Chinese-language website ...
21 June 2013

Amnesty International has launched a new Chinese-language website containing research reports, articles and blog entries on the organization's ...

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Democratic Republic of the Congo: Profits and loss: Mining ...
19 June 2013

The Democratic Republic of the Congo has some of the world's most important mineral reserves. For more than a decade the extraction of these resources ...

Report       AFR 62/001/2013

China detains photographer who exposed labour camp ...
14 June 2013

There are growing fears about the fate of photographer Du Bin, who has not been heard from since security police reportedly detained him at his home ...

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China: Tiananmen crackdown 24 years on, still waiting for ...
30 May 2013

Tiananmen crackdown 24 years on, still waiting for justice and denied a voice. The vivid scenes of People's Liberation Army ...

Public Statement       ASA 17/017/2013

China: Further information: Tibetan monk, imprisoned since ...
23 May 2013

Jigme Gyatso, a Tibetan prisoner of conscience and former monk, was released on 30 March and has returned home.

Urgent Action       ASA 17/016/2013