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Bangladesh: Student activists at risk of torture
13 February 2012

Two student opposition activists in Bangladesh, Al Mukaddas and Mohammad Waliullah, have been missing since 4 February. Eyewitnesses saw them ...

Urgent Action       ASA 13/001/2012

Amnesty International | Torture video shows need to protect ...
20 January 2012

The suspension of eight guards of India's Border Security Force (BSF) for torturing a Bangladeshi caught on the border is not a sign that human rights ...

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Bangladesh: Further information: Minister must protect human ...
2 November 2011

Bangladesh's State Minister for Women's and Children's Affairs has told Amnesty International that police are investigating threats against woman ...

Urgent Action       ASA 13/011/2011

Bangladesh: Woman human rights defender at serious risk ...
27 October 2011

On 23 October, woman human rights defender Shampa Goswami was threatened by a gang of men in Satkhira town, in Bangladesh's south western ...

Urgent Action       ASA 13/010/2011

Bangladesh: Man abducted in Bangladesh
7 October 2011

KM Shamim Akhter, former vice-president of a left wing student organisation, the Bangladesh Chhatra Union, was abducted by men in plain clothes ...

Urgent Action       ASA 13/009/2011

Amnesty International congratulates Ain O Salish Kendra on ...
22 September 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: ASA 13/008/2011. Thursday 22 September 2011. Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       ASA 13/008/2011

Bangladesh: Crimes unseen: Extrajudicial executions in ...
24 August 2011

Hardly a week goes by in Bangladesh without people being shot in Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) operations. RAB is a special police force, created to ...

Document       ASA 13/005/2011

Bangladesh: Illegal 'crossfire' killing must stop
18 August 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. 18 August 2011. Index: ASA 13/007/2011. Bangladesh: Illegal 'crossfire' killing must stop. ...

PressItem       ASA 13/007/2011

Bangladesh: Do not expand the use of the death penalty!
22 July 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 22 July 2011. Index: ASA 13/006/2011. Bangladesh: Do not expand ...

Public Statement       ASA 13/006/2011

Bangladesh: Further information: Bangladeshi man released
6 May 2011

A 20 year-old man, Manik, was released from detention on 29 March 2011. He had been held without charge in Bangladesh since 8 March. The Urgent ...

Urgent Action       ASA 13/004/2011