Bangladesh

Bangladesh must overturn all death sentences

The death sentence imposed against a Bangladeshi MP convicted of crimes against humanity is not the way to bring justice to the many victims of the country’s war of independence, Amnesty International said today. The death sentence imposed against a Bangladeshi MP convicted of crimes against humanity is not the way to bring justice to the many victims of the country’s war of independence, Amnesty Internatio

Bangladesh must overturn all death sentences - 1 October 2013

Headline Title:  Bangladesh must overturn all death sentences The death sentence imposed against a Bangladeshi MP convicted of crimes against humanity is not the way to bring justice to the many victims of the country’s war of independence, Amnesty Internatio The death sentence imposed against a Bangladeshi MP convicted of crimes against humanity is not the way to bring justice to the many victims of the country’s war of independence. Media Node:  Bangladesh Story Location:  United Kingdom 23° 51' 32.5584" N, 89° 38' 54.3768" E See map: Google Maps “The many victims of horrific abuses during Bangladesh’s independence war and their families have long deserved justice but the death penalty is not the answer. One human rights abuse cannot make amends for another. ” Source:  Abbas Faiz, Bangladesh Researcher at Amnesty International. URL:  Bangladesh: Death sentence without right of judicial appeal defies human rights law Description:  News Story, 17 September 2013 URL:  Bangladesh: Death penalty in war crimes tribunal “extremely regrettable” Description:  News Story, 17 July 2013

Bangladesh: La pena de muerte sin derecho a apelación judicial es contraria a las leyes de derechos humanos

Bangladesh debe conmutar inmediatamente la pena de muerte impuesta a Abdul Quader Mollah, ha declarado Amnistía Internacional después de que el Tribunal Supremo aumentara su condena a cadena perpetua a la pena capital tras una apelación del gobierno.  Bangladesh debe conmutar inmediatamente la pena de muerte impuesta a Abdul Quader Mollah, ha declarado Amnistía Internacional después de que el Tribunal Supremo aumentara su condena a cadena perpet

Bangladesh. Une condamnation à mort sans possibilité d'appel est contraire au droit relatif aux droits humains

Le Bangladesh doit immédiatement commuer la peine de mort prononcée à l'encontre d'Abdul Quader Mollah, a dit Amnesty International après que la Cour suprême a aggravé sa peine de réclusion à vie en peine capitale, à la suite d'un recours du gouvernement. Le Bangladesh doit immédiatement commuer la peine de mort prononcée à l’encontre d’Abdul Quader Mollah, a dit Amnesty International après que la Cour suprême a aggravé sa peine de réclusion à vie e

Bangladesh: Death sentence without right of judicial appeal defies human rights law - 17 September 2013

Headline Title:  Bangladesh: Death sentence without right of judicial appeal defies human rights law Bangladesh should immediately commute the death sentence of Abdul Quader Mollah, Amnesty International said after the Supreme Court increased his sentence from life imprisonment to death following Bangladesh should immediately commute the death sentence of Abdul Quader Mollah, Amnesty International said after the Supreme Court increased his sentence from life imprisonment to death following an appeal by the government. Media Node:  Bangladesh DP Story Location:  بنغلاديش 23° 12' 8.3052" N, 92° 48' 45" E “We are very concerned about the Supreme Court’s ruling and the apparent relentless effort by the government to ensure that Mollah could be put to death. We urge Bangladeshi authorities to commute his death sentence, and to impose a moratorium on executions as a first step towards abolishing the death penalty” Source:  Abbas Faiz, Amnesty International’s Bangladesh Researcher Date:  Tue, 17/09/2013 URL:  Bangladesh: Death penalty in war crimes tribunal “extremely regrettable” Description:  Press release, 17 July 2013

Bangladesh: Death sentence without right of judicial appeal defies human rights law

Bangladesh should immediately commute the death sentence of Abdul Quader Mollah, Amnesty International said after the Supreme Court increased his sentence from life imprisonment to death following an appeal by the government.  Bangladesh should immediately commute the death sentence of Abdul Quader Mollah, Amnesty International said after the Supreme Court increased his sentence from life imprisonment to death following

Bangladesh. L’arrestation d’un défenseur des droits humains adresse un message inquiétant

L’arrestation d’un éminent défenseur des droits humains bangladais, le 10 août, constitue une violation évidente du droit à la liberté d’expression, a déclaré Amnesty International. L’arrestation d’un éminent défenseur des droits humains bangladais, le 10 août, constitue une violation évidente du droit à la liberté d’expression, a déclaré Amnesty International.

Bangladesh: Arrest of human rights defender sends a chilling message

The arrest of a prominent Bangladeshi human rights defender over the weekend is a clear violation of the right to freedom of expression, Amnesty International said.  The arrest of a prominent Bangladeshi human rights defender over the weekend is a clear violation of the right to freedom of expression, Amnesty International said. 

Bangladesh: Arrest of human rights defender sends a chilling message - 12 August 2013

Headline Title:  Bangladesh: Arrest of human rights defender sends a chilling message The arrest of a prominent Bangladeshi human rights defender over the weekend is a clear violation of the right to freedom of expression, Amnesty International said. The arrest of a prominent Bangladeshi human rights defender over the weekend is a clear violation of the right to freedom of expression. Media Node:  Odhikar arrest Bangla Story Location:  Bangladesh 22° 35' 53.2356" N, 92° 7' 52.8528" E “Instead of punishing human rights defenders, the Bangladeshi authorities must address alleged violations by carrying out investigations and holding accountable those responsible” Source:  Abbas Faiz, Amnesty International’s Bangladesh researcher URL:  Bangladesh: Investigate deaths in protest clashes to prevent more bloodshed Description:  Press release, 7 May 2013

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صدر اليوم حُكمٌ بإعدام علي أحسان محمد مجاهد، العضو البارز في حزب الجماعة الإسلامية المعارض، وذلك بعد أن أدانته المحكمة الخاصة بالجرائم الدولية في دكا، وهي محكمة بنغالية بالمناسبة، بتهم تتضمن الاختطاف والقتل العمد صدر اليوم حُكمٌ بإعدام علي أحسان محمد مجاهد، العضو البارز في حزب الجماعة الإسلامية المعارض، وذلك بعد أن أدانته المحكمة الخاصة بالجرائم الدولية في دكا، وهي محكمة بنغالية ب

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