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The death penalty in wartime: arguments for abolition
1 January 1994

This paper considers whether there are any special arguments which would justify limiting the abolition of the death penalty to ordinary crimes. It presents ...

Report       ACT 50/001/1994

"Disappearances" and political killings: human rights crisis of ...
15 December 1993

Consists of chapter 13 of a major AI report on "disappearances" and political killings, to be published in early 1994 by the Dutch Section of AI. This chapter ...

Report       ACT 33/076/1993

Amnesty International News Service 148/93
8 November 1993

1. Papua New Guinea: Torture and killing continue on Bougainville - government turns a blind eye; 2. United Kingdom: AI concerned by unlawful ...

Report       NWS 11/148/1993

Amnesty International News Service 145/93
3 November 1993

1. United Kingdom: AI calls for respect for human rights amid escalating violence. 2. Burundi: Interview with mission delegate just returned from scene ...

Report       NWS 11/145/1993

United Kingdom: The right of silence - update
1 November 1993

The Government of the United Kingdom has recently announced its intention to curtail the right of a detained or accused person to remain silent during ...

Report       EUR 45/015/1993

United Kingdom: Unlawful killing of detained asylum-seeker ...
1 November 1993

Omasese Lumumba was killed on 8 October 1993 while in detention at Pentonville Prison in London pending a decision on his asylum claim. While ...

Report       EUR 45/013/1993

Further information on UA 251/93 (EUR 45/09/93, 30 July) ...
28 October 1993

On 22 October 1993 the Court of Appeal dismissed Karamjit Singh Chahal's appeal against the High Court's ruling of February 1993. Both courts have ...

Urgent Action       EUR 45/014/1993

Amnesty International News Service 129/93
7 October 1993

1. United Kingdom: AI concerned by plans to abolish right to silence. 2. Egypt: AI welcomes release of General Sa'd al-Din al-Shazli.

Report       NWS 11/129/1993

Refugee protection at risk: Amnesty International's ...
31 August 1993

There is concern that measures taken by some powerful states now threaten to undermine refugee protection and are contrary to standards set out in ...

Report       POL 33/006/1993

Amnesty International News, September 1993. Vol.23, No.9.
31 August 1993

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Newsletter       NWS 21/006/1993