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the wire, July 2008. Vol. 38, No. 6
1 July 2008

1) State of denial: Europe's role in rendition and secret detention 2) Migrants attacked in South Africa 3) China's human rights record overshadows Olympic ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/006/2008

Thailand/Laos: Forcible return/fear for safety
25 June 2008

The Thai authorities returned 837 Lao Hmong asylum-seekers to Laos on 22 June 2008, claiming that the group were going voluntarily. No independent ...

Urgent Action       ASA 39/005/2008

Thailand: The new Thai government must stand up for human ...
18 April 2008

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 39/004/2008 (Public). Date: 18 April 2008. Thailand: The ...

Document       ASA 39/004/2008

Thailand: Forcible returns of Lao Hmong must end
26 June 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: ASA 39/009/2007 (Public). News Service No: 121. 26 June 2007. ...

Press Release       ASA 39/009/2007

Thailand: Thai authorities endanger asylum seekers' safety ...
20 June 2007

Over 160 Lao Hmong people were returned to their home country from Thailand on Saturday 9 June. They had sought asylum in Thailand, a number ...

Report       ASA 39/008/2007

Thailand: Further information on fear of forcible return/arbitrary ...
11 June 2007

The group of 48 were forcibly returned to Laos in the early hours of 9 June, together with another 115 Lao Hmong asylum-seekers. Their whereabouts ...

Urgent Action       ASA 39/007/2007

Thailand: Fear of forcible return/arbitrary arrest
8 June 2007

The Thai authorities are reportedly preparing to forcibly return a group of 48 Lao Hmong asylum-seekers, including at least 30 children, in breach of ...

Urgent Action       ASA 39/006/2007

Lao People's Democratic Republic: Thao Moua and Pa Fue ...
1 June 2007

Thao Moua (pictured right) and Pa Fue Khang (left), both ethnic Hmong Lao nationals, are serving prison sentences of 12 and 15 years respectively ...

Report       ASA 26/008/2007

Laos: Further information on forcible return / arbitrary ...
28 March 2007

On 8 March the Lao authorities publicly claimed to have "found" 21 girls and young women who have been missing since December 2005, but have ...

Urgent Action       ASA 26/006/2007

Laos: Destitute jungle-dwellers living on run from military
23 March 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: ASA 26/004/2007 (Public). News Service No: 050. 23 March 2007. ...

Press Release       ASA 26/004/2007