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Lao People's Democratic Republic: Hiding in the jungle ...
23 March 2007

Thousands of ethnic Hmong women, men and children live in scattered groups in the Lao jungles, hiding from the authorities, particularly the military ...

Report       ASA 26/003/2007

Laos: The Missing Children of Laos (Web feature)
22 March 2007

The Lao government claims to have "found" 21 girls and young women who have been missing since December 2005 when they were deported from ...

Report       ASA 26/005/2007

The missing children of Laos | Amnesty International
22 March 2007

The Lao government claims to have "found" 21 girls and young women who have been missing since December 2005 when they were deported from ...

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Laos/Thailand: Hmong refugees dragged from cells amid tear ...
30 January 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: ASA 26/001/2007 (Public). News Service No: 019. 30 January 2007. ...

Press Release       ASA 26/001/2007

Laos/Thailand: Nhia Vue, Mai Ker Vue, and Xiong Vue ...
5 December 2006

Three sisters, Nhia Vue, 12, Mai Ker Vue, 14, and Xiong Vue, 16, have been missing since 5 December 2005. They were among 27 ethnic Hmong people ...

Report       ASA 26/006/2006

Laos: Fear for safety/ torture/ ill-treatment/ arbitrary detention
27 November 2006

A group of 53 ethnic Hmong Laotian asylum seekers, including women and children, were forcibly returned from Thailand to Laos on 15 November, and ...

Urgent Action       ASA 26/005/2006

Thailand: Further information on fear of forcible return/health ...
5 September 2006

Around 80 members of a group of at least 231 ethnic Hmong Laotian refugees are reported to be held in extremely harsh and unsanitary conditions at ...

Urgent Action       ASA 39/012/2006

Thailand: Further information on Fear of forcible return: At ...
17 August 2006

The group of at least 231 ethnic Hmong Laotian refugees, which has been detained in northern Thailand since June, is at immediate risk of being forcibly ...

Urgent Action       ASA 39/011/2006

Thailand: Further information on Fear of forcible return: At ...
22 June 2006

The group of at least 231 ethnic Hmong Laotian refugees, including women and children have reportedly been moved to police detention facilities across ...

Urgent Action       ASA 39/008/2006

Thailand: Fear of forcible return: At least 231 ethnic Hmong ...
6 June 2006

A group of 231 ethnic Hmong Laotian refugees, including women and children, were reportedly arrested on 5 June in northern Thailand. They are in ...

Urgent Action       ASA 39/007/2006