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Prisoners are being kept in solitary confinement in cells designed for military dogs as punishment for going on hunger strike.
Political prisoners in Myanmar who have initiated peaceful protests in three prisons, including hunger strikes, are at risk of torture and other ill-treatment. ...
Urgent Action ASA 16/003/2011
Reduction of prison terms must be swiftly followed by the immediate and unconditional release of all prisoners of conscience, says Amnesty International.
The first four months of 2011 witnessed an unprecedented surge of ordinary people speaking up for their rights and demanding change. But the authorities' repressive ...
PressItem POL 10/008/2011
Amnesty International's annual report details how the rise of social media is fuelling a new activism that repressive governments are struggling to control.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 16/001/2011. 11 March 2011. No international compromise on human rights in Myanmar. ...
Public Statement ASA 16/001/2011
In December 2010, hundreds of thousands of people across the world came together to take action on behalf of individuals at risk of human rights violations. The ...
Report ACT 30/007/2011
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Newsletter NWS 21/006/2010