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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Myanmar: Farmers at risk after beating by soldiers
30 September 2014

Six Chin farmers who were ill-treated – some tortured – by Myanmar Army soldiers are at risk of further human rights violations after speaking out publicly ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/002/2014

Myanmar: Further information: Further sentences for protestor ...
18 September 2014

Community leader U Sein Than has received four further sentences for participating in a series of peaceful protests in Myanmar. He now faces two ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/021/2014

Myanmar: Further information: Further jail terms for peaceful ...
5 September 2014

Activist Ko Htin Kyaw has received two further prison sentences for his peaceful political activities in Myanmar and is facing further charges related to ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/020/2014

Myanmar: Imprisoned for peacefully protesting: U Sein Than
4 September 2014

Community leader U Sein Than has been imprisoned in Myanmar for participating in a series of peaceful protests. He faces further charges related ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/019/2014

Myanmar: Sustained EU engagement at UN critical to support ...
1 September 2014

In this open letter to the EU ahead of the COHOM meeting 1-2 September 2014, Amnesty International, FIDH and its member organization, the Alternative ...

Open Letter       ASA 16/018/2014

Myanmar: Further information: Three MDCF activists jailed ...
28 August 2014

Three activists from the Movement for Democracy Current Force (MDCF) have been imprisoned and a fourth is on trial, as a result of their peaceful political ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/017/2014

Myanmar: Media workers arrested over news story
22 August 2014

Five media workers in Myanmar are facing imprisonment over the publication of a news story. They are prisoners of conscience, detained solely for peacefully ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/016/2014

Myanmar: Activists facing jail for peaceful protest
18 July 2014

Eight Chin human rights defenders in Myanmar are facing imprisonment for peacefully protesting against impunity for sexual violence in Chin State. If ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/015/2014

Myanmar: One year on, President's promise to release all ...
15 July 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: ASA 16/014/2014. 15 July 2014. Myanmar: One year on, President's ...

Public Statement       ASA 16/014/2014

Further information: Myanmar: Media workers imprisoned in ...
15 July 2014

Five media workers in Myanmar have been sentenced to 10 years' imprisonment with hard labour in connection with their journalistic activities. ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/013/2014