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Concerns in Europe January-June 1998
31 August 1998

This report summarises Amnesty International's concerns in Europe during the period January to June 1998 and includes special sections on women ...

Newsletter       EUR 01/002/1998

Concerns in Europe: July-December 1997
3 February 1998

This report sumarizes AI's concerns in 34 countries in Europe July-December 1997 and includes special sections on women and children.

Newsletter       EUR 01/001/1998

Portugal: A brief summary of Amnesty International's concerns ...
1 November 1997

This document updates information on AI's concerns in the country. It comments on death penalty issues, allegations of ill-treatment and death in custody ...

Report       EUR 38/009/1997

Portugal: Further information on legal concern / death penalty ...
24 September 1997

The proposed amendment to Article 33 of the Portuguese Constitution has been abandoned. Amnesty International welcomes this news and thanks ...

Urgent Action       EUR 38/008/1997

Death Penalty News September 1997
31 August 1997

1. Poland abolishes the death penalty; 2. Malawi: Commutations; 3. Japan: Secret executions; 4. Burundi: First executions in 16 years; 5. Caribbean ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/004/1997

Portugal: Prisoner claims severe beating by five guards
20 August 1997

There is concern at allegations that a prisoner held at Caxias prison, Belmiro Santana, was severely beaten by five guards on the night of 8 June 1997 ...

Report       EUR 38/006/1997

Portugal: Man alleges serious police ill-treatment prior to ...
11 June 1997

This brief document expresses Amnesty International's concerns regarding the allegations of police ill-treatment made by Vitor Manuel Soares dos Santos ...

Report       EUR 38/004/1997

Portugal: Legal concern / death penalty: proposed ...
14 May 1997

The Portuguese Parliament is to consider imminently an amendment to the Constitution which would allow the extradition of any person for crimes which ...

Urgent Action       EUR 38/003/1997

Out of the margins: The right to conscientious objection to ...
14 April 1997

This report is launched as part of Amnesty International's major campaign for the recognition of the right to conscientious objection to military service ...

Newsletter       EUR 01/002/1997

Portugal: Man in custody shot dead by Public Security Police
31 March 1997

Amnesty International is concerned about the fatal shooting, while in police custody, of 21-year-old Carlos Araujo by a police officer on 15 December ...

Report       EUR 38/001/1997