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Further information on UA: 29/12 Index: EUR 50/002/2012 Ukraine Date: 22 February 2012. URGENT ACTION. detained asylum-seekers stop hunger strike. ...
Urgent Action EUR 50/002/2012
Amnesty International has urged the Ukrainian authorities to stop the ill-treatment of a group of detained asylum-seekers and their supporters, who were attacked ...
Somali and Eritrean asylum-seekers and migrants are on hunger strike in protest against their illegal detention at a Migrant Accommodation Centre in Western Ukraine ...
Urgent Action EUR 50/001/2012
Authorities urged stop the ill-treatment of about 60 Somalis and six Eritreans who had been on hunger strike in protest against their illegal detention.
Around 60 Somalis - including many children - have gone on hunger strike to protest their administrative detention by Ukrainian authorities.
Two police officers suspected of responsibility for a student's death have walked free following a court hearing in Kyiv Thursday.
Amnesty International is calling on Ukraine to immediately establish an independent agency to investigate police abuses ahead of Euro 2012.
Endemic abuse by Ukraine's police force needs to be strongly challenged during the EU-Ukraine summit on 19 December.
The EU should use an upcoming summit in Kyiv to pressure Ukraine to stop its epidemic of police criminality.
On 17 August lawyer Dmytro Karpenko was detained and tortured by police in Cherkasy, Ukraine, after demanding to see a client. When he complained about his treatment ...
Urgent Action EUR 50/016/2011