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Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Turkmenistan: Prisoner still awaits review of his sentence ...
3 November 2014

Mansur Mingelov is still awaiting a retrial in line with international fair trial standards despite promises made to him by the authorities to review his case ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/005/2014

Local and international civil society organizations call on ...
26 June 2014

On 26 June 2014, the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, a coalition of human rights organizations is urging the five Central Asian ...

Public Statement       EUR 04/001/2014

Further information: Turkmenistan: Prisoner ends hunger ...
13 June 2014

On 8 June Mansur Mingelov ended a hunger strike that had lasted for almost three weeks after some Turkmenistani officials reportedly visited him in ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/004/2014

Amnesty International | Turkmenistan must grant retrial to ...
2 June 2014

The Turkmenistani authorities must grant a retrial to an unfairly imprisoned human rights activist who has hours to live following a 14-day dry hunger ...

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Turkmenistan must grant retrial to hunger strike prisoner on ...
2 June 2014

Prison doctors say human rights activist has hours to live following a 14-day dry hunger strike in protest at the 22-year sentence passed down after an ...

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Turkmenistan: Further information: Hunger strike prisoner ...
22 May 2014

After announcing a hunger strike on 19 May, Mansur Mingelov, 39, who was sentenced to 22-year imprisonment after unfair trial, is being threatened ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/003/2014

Turkmenistan: Man to return to prison where he was beaten ...
23 April 2014

A Turkmen citizen of Baloch origin faces imminent transfer to Ovadan-Depe prison in Turkmenistan. During his previous time at the prison he was regularly ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/002/2014

Turkmenistan: Further information: Former prisoner denied ...
28 January 2014

Geldy Kyarizov, who was previously imprisoned after falling out of favour with the Turkmenistani authorities remains in very poor health. He is in need ...

Urgent Action       EUR 61/001/2014

Wire, January/February 2014. Vol. 44, issue 001
7 January 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Armed with pens, keyboards and a passion for human rights 3) My body my rights 4) Morocco: Remembering Amina 5) El ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/001/2014

Turkmenistan: Total repression ahead of elections | Amnesty ...
12 December 2013

Turkmenistan's authorities have simply paid lip service to reform in a bid to appease the international community said Amnesty International in the run ...

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