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Human Rights in MALAYSIA

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Malaysia: Arrest Sudanese President wanted for war crimes ...
13 June 2011

Wanted by the ICC for genocide and war crimes, President Omar Al-Bashir has been invited to an economic forum by the Malaysian government.

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Amnesty International | Malaysian man faces imminent ...
5 April 2011

Singapore's president should grant clemency to a Malaysian man sentenced to be hanged for a drug-trafficking charge, Amnesty International said today ...

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Malaysian man faces imminent execution in Singapore after ...
5 April 2011

A young Malaysian man faces imminent hanging after his final appeal failed in Singapore.

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Malaysia: Malaysia's crackdown on anti-racism protesters ...
18 March 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 28/001/2011. 18 March 2011. Malaysia's crackdown on ...

Public Statement       ASA 28/001/2011

Amnesty International | Malaysia: Government Reveals Nearly ...
10 March 2011

Malaysia should immediately halt the judicial caning of refugees and migrants, Amnesty International said after the government disclosed that almost ...

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Malaysian government reveals nearly 30,000 foreigners ...
10 March 2011

Authorities urged to halt the judicial caning of refugees and migrants after it was revealed that 30000 had been caned in five years.

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Singapore: Further information: 23 year old Malaysian man ...
24 January 2011

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 ...

Urgent Action       ASA 36/001/2011

Amnesty International | Malaysia: Torture practiced ...
6 December 2010

The Malaysian government must immediately end the practice of judicial caning, which subjects thousands of people each year to systematic torture ...

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Malaysia: A blow to humanity: Torture by judicial caning in ...
6 December 2010

Malaysia openly practises widespread torture and other ill-treatment by subjecting thousands of refugees, migrants and Malaysian citizens to judicial ...

Report       ASA 28/013/2010

Malaysia: Torture practiced systematically in widespread ...
6 December 2010

A new report shows that the government abuses thousands each year through caning, causing severe injury, excruciating pain, trauma and permanent ...

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