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Japan: Take action for justice for the survivors of Japan's ...
14 August 2013

ASA 22/009/2013. TAKE ACTION FOR JUSTICE FOR THE SURVIVORS OF JAPAN'S MILITARY SEXUAL SLAVERY SYSTEM ...

Document       ASA 22/009/2013

Japan: Open letter: Japan's commitment to preventing sexual ...
9 August 2013

Amnesty International and the Korean Council for Women Drafted into Military Sexual Slavery by Japan (Korean Council) are writing to urge you and ...

Open Letter       ASA 22/007/2013

Japan executions show 'chilling' escalation in death penalty ...
26 April 2013

The execution of two death row inmates in Japan shows a "chilling" escalation of death penalty use under the new Liberal Democratic government.

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Japan: Briefing to the UN Committee against Torture
23 April 2013

Amnesty International is submitting this briefing to the Committee against Torture ahead of its examination of Japan's second periodic report on the ...

Report       ASA 22/006/2013

Growing support inside Japan for justice for the survivors of ...
29 March 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT 29 March 2013. AI Index: ASA 22/005/2013. Growing support inside ...

Public Statement       ASA 22/005/2013

Japan: Amnesty International welcomes Japan's acceptance ...
14 March 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 22/004/2013. 14 March 2013. Japan: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       ASA 22/004/2013

Wire, March/April 2013. Vol. 43, issue 02
1 March 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Not forgotten: A return to South Sudan 3) Enough! Time for a strong Arms Trade Treaty 4) We're unlocking the truth about ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/002/2013

Amnesty International | Japan hangs three in first executions ...
21 February 2013

The execution of three death row inmates is an ominous and regressive move by Japan's new Liberal Democratic government, Amnesty International ...

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Japan hangs three in first executions under 'merciless' Abe ...
21 February 2013

Japan hanged three death row inmates on Thursday, the first since the new government took office, raising fears that the pace of executions may increase ...

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Wire, January/February 2013. Vol. 43, issue 01
1 January 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Kuwait at the crossroads 3) Wrongs and rights in 2012 4) One man in Guantánamo: 10 years of human wrongs 5) Egypt: These ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/001/2013