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In this open letter, Amnesty International and other human rights organizations raise serious concerns about the escalating harassment, intimidation, and crackdown ...
Open Letter ASA 28/002/2011
More than 100 have been arrested or questioned ahead of a reform rally, with 30 now accused of "waging war against the king.".
Wanted by the ICC for genocide and war crimes, President Omar Al-Bashir has been invited to an economic forum by the Malaysian government.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 28/001/2011. 18 March 2011. Malaysia's crackdown on anti-racism protesters flouts freedom of association. ...
Public Statement ASA 28/001/2011
Authorities urged to halt the judicial caning of refugees and migrants after it was revealed that 30000 had been caned in five years.
Yong Vui Kong, a 23-year-old Malaysian man, has exhausted his appeals against a mandatory death sentence in Singapore. He is at immediate risk of execution unless ...
Urgent Action ASA 36/001/2011
A new report shows that the government abuses thousands each year through caning, causing severe injury, excruciating pain, trauma and permanent scars.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. CASE STUDY. AI index: ASA 28/015/2010. Strictly embargoed until 0230 GMT on 6 December 2010. Case study: Nian ...
PressItem ASA 28/015/2010
Malaysia openly practises widespread torture and other ill-treatment by subjecting thousands of refugees, migrants and Malaysian citizens to judicial caning each ...
Report ASA 28/013/2010
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. 30 November 2010. AI Index: ASA 28/014/2010. Malaysia: Torture practised systematically in widespread caning. ...
PressItem ASA 28/014/2010