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Amnesty International News Service 137/93
19 October 1993

1. India: AI concerned by beatings and arrests at Srinagar demonstration; 2. Getting away with murder: text of opening statement by Pierre Sane, Secretary ...

Report       NWS 11/137/1993

Amnesty International News Service 136/93
18 October 1993

1. Algeria: Hundreds sentenced to death and more than 20 executed after unfair trials; 2. India: AI concerned about siege of mosque in Jammu and ...

Report       NWS 11/136/1993

UA 366/93 - India: disappearance / fear of torture: Gurnam ...
13 October 1993

On 1 June 1993 Gurnam Kaur was taken from her home at Cheema Park, New Model Town, Ludhiana by armed police. She was apparently seen in ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/040/1993

UA 357/93 - India: torture / deaths in custody: Four deaths in ...
6 October 1993

Four people have died in police custody in Andhra Pradesh state within three weeks in September 1993. On 7 September, in Warangal, a five-month ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/039/1993

Further information on UA 252/93 (ASA 20/34/93, 3 August) ...
20 September 1993

Shortly after the shooting of Bilal Ahmed and his parents on 1 August 1993, a sub-inspector of the Border Security Force was suspended from duty and ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/038/1993

"Disappearances" and political killings: human rights crisis of ...
14 September 1993

In the context of armed conflict against the Tamil separatist movement in the northeast, principally the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), and armed ...

Report       ASA 37/013/1993

Further information on UA 278/93 (ASA 20/35/93, 18 August) ...
13 September 1993

Jaspal Singh was released on 9 September 1993. He had been held in police custody since his "disappearance" on 16 August, although officials refused ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/037/1993

Further information on UA 278/93 (ASA 20/35/93, 18 August) ...
2 September 1993

A habeas corpus petition for Jaspal Singh was heard in the Punjab and Haryana High Court on 1 September 1993. He was not presented in court on ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/036/1993

Statements to the 45th session of the UN Sub-Commission on ...
31 August 1993

Presented here are the five oral statements made by Amnesty International (AI) in August 1993 in Geneva. Under item 6 AI described the practice of political ...

Report       IOR 41/033/1993

UA 278/93 - India: fear of "disappearance": Jaspal Singh
17 August 1993

Jaspal Singh, President of the Ropar Unit of the Punjab Human Rights Organization, may have been illegally detained by the police, and is at risk ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/035/1993