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Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Amnesty International | Myanmar: Media workers imprisoned ...
10 July 2014

The sentencing of five media workers in Myanmar each to 10 years' imprisonment with hard labour for “disclosing state secrets” makes today a ...

Press Release      

Further information: Prisoners of conscience released in ...
7 July 2014

Prisoners of conscience Zaw Pe and Win Myint Hlaing have been released from prison in Myanmar after their jail sentences were reduced on appeal ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/012/2014

Myanmar: Take immediate steps to safeguard against torture
26 June 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: ASA 16/011/2014. 26 June 2014. Myanmar: Take immediate ...

Public Statement       ASA 16/011/2014

Myanmar: Three years on, conflict continues in Kachin state
9 June 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: ASA 16/010/2014. 9 June 2014. Myanmar: Three years on, conflict ...

Public Statement       ASA 16/010/2014

Myanmar: Further information: More activists from same group ...
13 May 2014

Two more human rights defenders from the community-based organization the Movement for Democracy Current Force have been arrested and detained ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/009/2014

Myanmar: Human rights defender arrested and detained: Ko ...
9 May 2014

Human rights defender Ko Htin Kyaw has been arrested in Myanmar for his peaceful activism and is currently detained in Yangon's Insein prison. He ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/008/2014

Write for Rights 2013: Final report
7 May 2014

In December 2013, 12 cases of individuals and communities whose human rights have been violated were given huge international public attention ...

Report       ACT 30/006/2014

Amnesty International | World Press Freedom Day: Myanmar ...
2 May 2014

At least six media workers have been detained since the turn of the year as Myanmar authorities are stepping up a disturbing crackdown on freedom ...

Press Release      

Myanmar: Jailing of new prisoners of conscience casts doubt ...
2 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: ASA 16/007/2014. 2 May 2014. Myanmar: Jailing of new prisoners ...

Public Statement       ASA 16/007/2014

Myanmar: Imprisoned for corruption investigation
2 May 2014

On 7 April two men, video journalist Zaw Pe and Win Myint Hlaing, were each sentenced to one year in prison in Myanmar because of their attempted ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/006/2014