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Japan: Stop the execution of mentally ill prisoners [general postcard]
Document ASA 22/007/2009
Maeue Hiroshi and Yamaji Yukio were hanged on 28 July 2009. Three other men, Shinozawa Kazuo, Zoda Hiroshi and Ogata Hideki, remain in imminent danger of execution ...
Urgent Action ASA 22/012/2009
Japan has become the first country in Asia to ratify the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance.
1) For a path out of poverty, take the human rights route 2) LiveWire 3) Maternal mortality: A woman a minute 4) Corporations, human rights and poverty 5) Top tips ...
Document NWS 21/003/2009
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA BRIEFING. EMBARGO: 24 March 2009 00:01 GMT. AI Index: ACT 50/006/2009. Amnesty International's death penalty ...
Document ACT 50/006/2009
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 22/004/2009. 5 March 2009. Deportation of Filipino couple from Japan is a violation of human rights. ...
Document ASA 22/004/2009
The five men named in this action, who were convicted of murder between 2002 and 2007, are now believed to be at imminent risk of execution. Justice minister Mori ...
Urgent Action ASA 22/002/2009
Makino Tadashi was hanged on 29 January. He was one of four men put to death that day.
Urgent Action ASA 22/001/2009
The Government of Japan must accept historical responsibilityand apologise to the victims of Japan's military sexual slavery system.
Japan: Still Waiting for Justice!
Document ASA 22/011/2008