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Cambodia: Women defenders and Buddhist monk sentenced
14 November 2014

Seven women housing rights defenders from the Boeung Kak community in Cambodia's capital Phnom Penh have been sentenced to a year in jail after ...

Urgent Action       ASA 23/007/2014

Bangladesh: Execution of opposition leader 'within days'
14 November 2014

A leading member of an opposition party in Bangladesh, Mohammad Kamaruzzaman, is at imminent risk of being executed, even though he has ...

Urgent Action       ASA 13/007/2014

Myanmar: Further information: Activist organization targeted ...
6 November 2014

Two members of the Movement for Democracy Current Force (MDCF) have been given jail terms for peacefully exercising their rights to freedom of ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/029/2014

China: Female activist held incommunicado in China: Su ...
4 November 2014

Chinese women's rights activist Su Changlan has not been heard from since she was taken away by police on 27 October. There are concerns that her ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/054/2014

Wire, November/December 2014. Vol. 44, issue 006
1 November 2014

1) Agenda 2) Up front: 'I would like to thank everyone so much' 3) Write for Rights: 'Together we have such power' 4) An easy guide to Write for Rights ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/006/2014

Sri Lanka: UN review highlights ongoing human rights abuse ...
30 October 2014

Public Statement       ASA 37/014/2014

Fiji: UN review highlights human rights concerns
30 October 2014

A key UN review of Fiji's human rights record on 29 October has highlighted the need to urgently amend repressive decrees that put severe restrictions ...

Public Statement       ASA 18/004/2014

Afghanistan: Rapist sentenced, girl survivor still at risk
30 October 2014

Local mullah accused of raping a 10-year-old girl from Kunduz province in Afghanistan has received a 20-year prison sentence on 25 October. Family ...

Urgent Action       ASA 11/014/2014

Myanmar: Ensure independent and impartial investigation into ...
30 October 2014

The Myanmar authorities must ensure a comprehensive, independent, impartial and effective investigation into the death of journalist Aung Kyaw Naing ...

Public Statement       ASA 16/028/2014

Myanmar: UNGA resolution must address backtracking on ...
28 October 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: ASA 16/027/2014. 28 October 2014. Myanmar: UNGA resolution ...

Public Statement       ASA 16/027/2014