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Myanmar: Four protesters detained in Myanmar
6 January 2015

Four human rights activists have been arbitrarily arrested and detained in Myanmar after participating in a peaceful demonstration against the shooting ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/001/2015

Wire, January - March 2015
1 January 2015

1) Amnesty around the world 2) Behind the scenes 3) Editorial 4) #OpenToSyria: Alive and kicking 5) Borderlives: Insight Australia, Israel; United States ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/001/2015

Shocking executions in Jordan and Pakistan will not improve ...
23 December 2014

Amnesty International condemns the 15 executions carried out in Jordan and Pakistan on 21 December and urges the governments of both countries ...

Public Statement       ACT 50/004/2014

Pakistan: Fears of further executions in Pakistan
22 December 2014

Pakistan's Prime Minister has lifted the moratorium on executions in the wake of the horrific attack on the Army Public School in Peshawar on 16 December ...

Urgent Action       ASA 33/016/2014

Malaysia: Open Letter: Use of the Sedition Act to restrict ...
22 December 2014

In this letter Amnesty International expresses deep concern about the alarming use of the colonial era 1948 Sedition Act to stifle peaceful dissent in Malaysia ...

Open Letter       ASA 28/011/2014

Joint open letter on the prosecution of Shayam Brang Shawng
18 December 2014

In this joint open letter Amnesty International, Fortify Rights, the Harvard Law School International Human Rights Clinic, Human Rights Watch, the ...

Open Letter       ASA 16/030/2014

Cambodia: Further information: Opposition party members ...
18 December 2014

Ten youth activists and one official from Cambodia's main opposition party have been summoned for trial on 25 December under politically motivated ...

Urgent Action       ASA 23/010/2014

Myanmar: Man faces prison after calling for justice: Brang ...
18 December 2014

Shayam Brang Shawng (known as Brang Shawng), an ethnic Kachin man from Myanmar, is facing jail following his calls for the authorities to investigate ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/031/2014

Further information: China: Female activist could face life ...
18 December 2014

Detained Chinese women's rights activist Su Changlan has been formally arrested and charged with 'inciting subversion' which could lead to life ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/056/2014

Further information: India: Journalist released on bail in India ...
15 December 2014

Journalist Jaikhlong Brahma was released on bail on 2 December, after being detained without charge or trial for three months. Amnesty International's ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/037/2014