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Amnesty International  Report 2013


The 2013 Annual Report on
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Not making us safer: Crime, public safety and the death ...
10 October 2013

When faced with high crime rates or public concern and outrage over crime rates or particularly heinous crimes, politicians and government authorities ...

Report       ACT 51/002/2013

Amnesty International | Viet Nam: Lawyer latest victim of ...
2 October 2013

Viet Nam must immediately release a prominent lawyer and human rights activist who was jailed on politically motivated charges today, Amnesty ...

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Viet Nam: Lawyer latest victim of government's crackdown on ...
2 October 2013

Viet Nam must immediately release a prominent lawyer and human rights activist who was jailed on politically motivated charges today.

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Children of parents sentenced to the death penalty or ...
21 August 2013

In applying the death penalty, states regularly violate the rights of children and other family members of persons sentenced to death or executed. In this ...

Document       IOR 41/013/2013

Viet Nam: Hundreds at risk after 'deplorable' resumption of ...
6 August 2013

The first execution in Viet Nam in more than 18 months is outrageous and puts hundreds of death row prisoners at risk.

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Viet Nam: Further information: Jailed blogger ends hunger ...
5 August 2013

Imprisoned Vietnamese blogger Nguyen Van Hai, known as Dieu Cay or “the peasant's pipe”, has ended his hunger strike after 38 days. An official visited ...

Urgent Action       ASA 41/006/2013

Viet Nam: Jailed blogger on hunger strike
26 July 2013

Imprisoned Vietnamese blogger Nguyen Van Hai, known as Dieu Cay or “the peasant's pipe”, has been on hunger strike since around 20 June in protest ...

Urgent Action       ASA 41/005/2013

Vietnam: Lethal injection looms for 117 prisoners
24 June 2013

Some 117 death row prisoners in Viet Nam have exhausted their appeals and will face imminent execution when a change in the law comes into effect ...

Urgent Action       ASA 41/003/2013

Viet Nam: Jailed scholar on hunger strike
13 June 2013

Dr Cu Huy Ha Vu, a Vietnamese legal scholar, has been on hunger strike since 27 May in protest at his treatment in prison. He is serving a seven-year ...

Urgent Action       ASA 41/002/2013

Viet Nam: No progress on key human rights concerns ...
1 June 2013

In this submission Amnesty International assesses the implementation of recommendations previously accepted by Viet Nam, including in relation to ...

Report       ASA 41/004/2013