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Further information on UA 109/93 (ASA 37/08/93, 13 April) ...
8 August 1993

The whereabouts of the sixteen Tamil men named above who were arrested on 17 February 1993, and whose detention has not been acknowledged ...

Urgent Action       ASA 37/015/1993

UA 256/93 - Sri Lanka: unacknowledged detention / fear of " ...
4 August 1993

The three Tamil men above were arrested on 4 July 1993 at Tharapuram, Mannar District by police while they were on their way back to the Pesalai ...

Urgent Action       ASA 37/014/1993

UA 243/93 - Sri Lanka: unacknowledged arrests / fear of " ...
26 July 1993

The above eight people have "disappeared" after being arrested by the army in Batticaloa District. There are fears they may be being held in ...

Urgent Action       ASA 37/012/1993

Weekly update service 68/93
20 June 1993

1. Sri Lanka: Arbitrary arrests of hundreds of Tamil people.

Report       NWS 11/068/1993

Weekly update service 43/93
6 May 1993

1. Israel and the Occupied Territories: Death in custody (Ayman Sa'id Hasan Nassar). 2. Viet Nam: Amnesty International welcomes release of prisoners ...

Report       NWS 11/043/1993

Sri Lanka: death threats / fear of torture: Tharmalingam ...
13 April 1993

Amnesty International is concerned for the safety of Tharmalingam Selvakumar who has received death threats since he filed a petition in the Supreme ...

Urgent Action       ASA 37/009/1993

UA 109/93 - Sri Lanka: unacknowledged arrests / fear of " ...
12 April 1993

The sixteen people named above have "disappeared" after being arrested by the army on 17 February 1993. Amnesty International has little information ...

Urgent Action       ASA 37/008/1993

Further information on UA 398/92 (ASA 37/12/92, 17 ...
7 April 1993

It has been established that Vishwanathan Pathmanathan was released on 10 December 1992.

Urgent Action       ASA 37/007/1993

Further information on UA 398/92 (ASA 37/12/92, 17 ...
5 March 1993

Justice Soza of the Human Rights Task Force in Colombo has written to a number of UA participants informing them that Vishwanathan Pathmanathan ...

Urgent Action       ASA 37/005/1993

Sri Lanka: Recent changes to emergency regulations - an ...
1 March 1993

Since the amendments made to Sri Lanka's Emergency (Miscellaneous Provisions and Powers) Regulations on 3 February 1993, the regulation ...

Report       ASA 37/006/1993