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Taiwan: Arguments for the abolition of the death penalty
31 July 1991

Executions remain at a high level in Taiwan: in 1990 a record 78 people were executed, compared to 69 in 1989. The Government of Taiwan justifies ...

Report       ASA 38/017/1991

Further information on UA 167/91 (ASA 38/07/91, 14 May) ...
20 May 1991

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Urgent Action       ASA 38/009/1991

UA 167/91 - Taiwan: Arrests: Chen Cheng-ran, Liao Wei ...
13 May 1991

EXTERNAL (for general distribution)AI Index: ASA 38/07/91. Distr: UA/SC. PLEASE ORGANIZE UP TO 20 APPEALS PER SECTION. ...

Urgent Action       ASA 38/007/1991

Taiwan: death by execution takes 34 hours
31 March 1991

According to a report published in the China Post of 17 April 1991, death row prisoner Huang Chia-ching was executed and his body removed to hospital ...

Report       ASA 38/005/1991

South Korea / Taiwan: letters from prison
1 March 1991

This circular contains excerpts from a selection of letters from prisoners to Amnesty International groups. They show the encouragement and support ...

Report       ASA 25/009/1991

Death Penalty News February 1991
1 February 1991

1. 1990 a record-breaking year for abolition. 2. Abolition in Hungary - Constitutional Court ruling. 3. Japan: Forum discusses abolition. 4. Messages ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/001/1991

Taiwan: Cheung Ki-lok: Prosecutor appeals against third ...
9 November 1990

The above-named, a Hong Kong resident, has been acquitted of sedition charges on three occasions but has not been allowed to return home because ...

Report       ASA 38/017/1990

Taiwan: Executions reach record level
1 November 1990

This paper describes Amnesty International's concern about the increased use of the death penalty in Taiwan: as of 23 September, 69 people had been ...

Report       ASA 38/018/1990

UA 437/90 - China: fear of execution: Wu Dapeng
30 October 1990

EXTERNAL (for general distribution)AI Index: ASA 17/64/90. Distr: UA/SC. UA 437/90 Fear of Execution30 October 1990. ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/064/1990

UA 242/90 - Taiwan: Death penalty: Ma Hsiao-ping, Chinese ...
11 June 1990

EXTERNAL. AI Index: ASA 41/09/90. Distrib : PG/SC. Date: 4 July 1990. MEDICAL CONCERN. Quach Vinh Nien. VIET NAM. ...

Urgent Action       ASA 38/009/1990