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Joint open letter on the prosecution of Shayam Brang Shawng
18 December 2014

In this joint open letter Amnesty International, Fortify Rights, the Harvard Law School International Human Rights Clinic, Human Rights Watch, the ...

Open Letter       ASA 16/030/2014

Cambodia: Further information: Opposition party members ...
18 December 2014

Ten youth activists and one official from Cambodia's main opposition party have been summoned for trial on 25 December under politically motivated ...

Urgent Action       ASA 23/010/2014

Myanmar: Man faces prison after calling for justice: Brang ...
18 December 2014

Shayam Brang Shawng (known as Brang Shawng), an ethnic Kachin man from Myanmar, is facing jail following his calls for the authorities to investigate ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/031/2014

Further information: China: Female activist could face life ...
18 December 2014

Detained Chinese women's rights activist Su Changlan has been formally arrested and charged with 'inciting subversion' which could lead to life ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/056/2014

Further information: India: Journalist released on bail in India ...
15 December 2014

Journalist Jaikhlong Brahma was released on bail on 2 December, after being detained without charge or trial for three months. Amnesty International's ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/037/2014

Laos: Rights groups urge ASEAN to break silence on enforced ...
15 December 2014

On the second anniversary of the enforced disappearance of prominent Lao civil society leader Sombath Somphone, regional and international ...

Public Statement       ASA 26/003/2014

Laos: Open letter from Amnesty International directors to ...
12 December 2014

Two years after the disappearance of Sombath Somphone on the evening of 15 December 2012, the directors from across the global Amnesty International ...

Open Letter       ASA 26/002/2014

Viet Nam: Appeal Trial of Vietnamese Activists: Bui Thi Minh ...
10 December 2014

On 26 August 2014, in a one-day trial, three human rights defenders were sentenced in Dong Thap Province, Vietnam under Article 245 of its Penal Code ...

Public Statement       ASA 41/002/2014

Indonesia: Investigate security forces' use of lethal force ...
10 December 2014

Amnesty International is extremely concerned about reports that Indonesian security forces opened fire and killed at least five men, all students, in Paniai ...

Public Statement       ASA 21/032/2014

Mongolia: Amnesty International calls for fair trials in Mongolia
10 December 2014

On the occasion of the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Day, Amnesty International is calling the Mongolian authorities to respect the principle of ...

Public Statement       ASA 30/001/2014