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India: Acceptability of torture highest in India & China
14 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. May 14, 2014. Index: ASA 20/015/2014. PRESS RELEASE. Amnesty International: Acceptability ...

Press Release       ASA 20/015/2014

Amnesty International | Sudan: Woman facing death sentence ...
14 May 2014

A heavily pregnant Sudanese Christian woman who could be sentenced to death by hanging for 'apostasy', and to flogging for 'adultery' should be ...

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Paraguay: Indigenous land claim a step closer to reality
14 May 2014

On 21 May the plenary of the Paraguayan Lower Chamber (Cámara de Diputados) will vote on a bill to return 14404 hectares of traditional land to ...

Urgent Action       AMR 45/007/2014

Turkish mine explosion tragedy should have been averted ...
14 May 2014

The Turkish government must urgently investigate last night's catastrophic coal mine explosion and reports of dangerous working practices in the mining ...

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Uzbekistan: Torture in Uzbekistan: In summary: Stop Torture ...
13 May 2014

Torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment is rife in Uzbekistan. Amnesty International continues to receive persistent and credible allegations ...

Document       EUR 62/002/2014

Philippines: Torture in the Philippines: In summary: Stop ...
13 May 2014

Amnesty International has serious concerns about the widespread use of torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment in the ...

Document       ASA 35/002/2014

Chad border closure will cut off lifeline for CAR refugees ...
13 May 2014

The Chadian government's decision to close the country's lengthy southern border will have a disastrous impact on men, women and children fleeing ...

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Attitudes to torture: Stop Torture global survey
13 May 2014

This survey of more than 21000 people in 21 countries across every continent reveals that nearly half of respondents fear torture if taken into custody ...

Report       ACT 40/005/2014