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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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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

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 21st ...
28 November 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/038/2014

Laos: Seeking justice for 'disappearance' victim, Sombath ...
30 August 2014

As the world marks the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances on 30 August, Amnesty International is writing to reiterate ...

Open Letter       ASA 26/001/2014

Laos: Further information: Fears grow for Lao civil society ...
11 December 2013

The failure of the Lao authorities to thoroughly investigate the enforced disappearance of Sombath Somphone has increased fears for his fate and ...

Urgent Action       ASA 26/005/2013

Laos: EU must maintain efforts to secure safe return of ...
25 October 2013

EU MUST MAINTAIN EFFORTS TO SECURE SAFE RETURN OF SOMBATH SOMPHONE Dear Member of Parliament, In view of your participation ...

Open Letter       ASA 26/004/2013

Laos: Return Sombath Somphone
29 August 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 29 August 2013. ASA 26/003/2013. Laos: Return Sombath Somphone. ...

Public Statement       ASA 26/003/2013

Wire, July/August 2013. Vol. 43, issue 004
1 July 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Learning to speak a universal language 3) Outspoken and proud 4) Brazil: A wonderful place to live 5) Guatemala's trial ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2013

Laos: Caught on camera: The enforced disappearance of ...
13 June 2013

Sombath Somphone, a well-known member of civil society in Laos, was stopped by traffic police on 15 December 2012 then taken away in a pick-up ...

Report       ASA 26/002/2013

Lao citizen abducted, not seen or heard from: Sombath ...
18 January 2013

Respected member of Lao civil society Sombath Somphone – well known for his work promoting education and sustainable development – was taken ...

Urgent Action       ASA 26/001/2013