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Thailand: No let-up in spiral of repression 100 days after ...
11 September 2014

Hundreds of arbitrary detentions, reports of torture and other ill-treatment, sweeping restrictions on freedom of expression and peaceful assembly and ...

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Thailand: Attitude adjustment: 100 days under martial law
11 September 2014

On 22 May 2014, two days after declaring Martial Law, Thailand's military took power for the second time in eight years. Under the National Council for ...

Report       ASA 39/011/2014

Peru: Indigenous leaders killed, community at risk
11 September 2014

Four Ashánika Indigenous leaders from the Peruvian Amazon have been killed by suspected illegal loggers. It is likely that the attack was in retaliation ...

Urgent Action       AMR 46/007/2014

Timor-Leste: Unconstitutional media law threatens freedom of ...
11 September 2014

Amnesty International urges the Timor-Leste parliament to revise the new Media Law and bring it into line with international law and standards in accordance ...

Public Statement       ASA 57/002/2014

Joint Civil Society Statement on Privacy in the Digital Age ...
11 September 2014

This week's discussion of the report on surveillance by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights at the Human Rights Council is a critical ...

Document       IOR 41/030/2014

China: Further information: Families forcibly returned to North ...
11 September 2014

A group of around 29 people, including a one-year-old baby, were forcibly returned to North Korea in early August after being detained in China. It is ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/048/2014

Bahrain: Trials on revocation of nationality must stop
10 September 2014

Amnesty International is seriously concerned about ongoing trial proceedings against a group of people whose nationality was arbitrarily revoked in ...

Public Statement       MDE 11/027/2014

Amnesty International | Gambia: President should reject ...
10 September 2014

President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia should not sign a new Criminal Code amendment that would increase the punishment for “aggravated homosexuality ...

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Afghanistan: Urgent inquiry needed after new US airstrike ...
10 September 2014

The reported killing of 14 civilians, including two children, in a US/NATO airstrike in eastern Afghanistan highlights the urgent need for transparent investigations ...

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USA: Further information: Missouri conducts its eighth ...
10 September 2014

Earl Ringo was executed in Missouri on 10 September after the courts refused to intervene and the state governor denied clemency. This was the eighth ...

Urgent Action       AMR 51/048/2014