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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Afghanistan: President Must Reverse Death Penalty Decision
3 October 2014

Amnesty International urges the new Afghan president to reverse the death sentence passed against six men and signed by President Hamid Karzai ...

Public Statement       ASA 11/011/2014

Pakistan: Further information: Guard shoots mentally ill ...
3 October 2014

Blasphemy prisoner Mohammad Asghar has been shot and wounded by a prison guard in Pakistan. He is recovering in hospital, but his lawyers fear ...

Urgent Action       ASA 33/014/2014

Myanmar: Further information: Imprisoned media workers' ...
3 October 2014

Five media workers from Unity newspaper in Myanmar had their sentences reduced on appeal to seven years' imprisonment. They were jailed in ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/023/2014

Indonesia: Further information: Shari'a bylaw passed by the ...
3 October 2014

The Aceh parliament has passed a Shari'a bylaw that would criminalize, among other things, same-sex sexual relations and consensual sex outside ...

Urgent Action       ASA 21/029/2014

China: Hong Kong SAR: Submission to the United Nations ...
3 October 2014

This briefing focuses on the situation of migrant domestic workers in Hong Kong. Amnesty International expresses concerns about the routine involvement ...

Report       ASA 17/052/2014

Nepal: Joint Submission to the United Nations Committee on ...
2 October 2014

This briefing is submitted to the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights by Amnesty International and the National Alliance ...

Report       ASA 31/006/2014

India: Justice for victims of toxic gas leak: Communities of ...
1 October 2014

COMMUNITIES OF BHOPAL INDIA Thirty years ago, between 7,000 and 10,000 people died within three days of a toxic gas leak at a pesticide ...

Poster       ASA 20/033/2014

India: Justice for victims of toxic gas leak: Communities of ...
1 October 2014

Thirty years ago, over 7000 people died after a toxic gas leak from a factory in Bhopal. Today, many survivors still suffer serious long-term health problems ...

Document       ASA 20/030/2014

Philippines: Electrocuted, punched and threatened with death ...
1 October 2014

In January 2012 Jerryme Corre suffered shocking torture at the hands of police, after they accused him of killing a police officer. They threatened to kill ...

Document       ASA 35/005/2014

China: Jailed for fighting corruption: Liu Ping : Write for Rights ...
1 October 2014

LIU PING CHINA Human rights campaigner Liu Ping was sentenced to six-and-a-half years in prison in 2014, after organizing an event which ...

Poster       ASA 17/044/2014