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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Report 2012: No longer business as usual for tyranny and ...
24 May 2012

Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.

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Singapore authorities urged to save Malaysian man from ...
9 May 2012

Yong Vui Kong, who was 19 when he was first arrested for possessing 47g of heroin in 2007, faces imminent execution.

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Malaysia must scrap repressive new security law | Amnesty ...
12 April 2012

The proposed new law allows for violations of human rights such as freedom from arbitrary detention, torture and other ill-treatment.

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Saudi Arabia: Man might face death penalty for tweets: Hamza ...
13 February 2012

Saudi Arabian national Hamza Kashgari risks being charged of apostasy, punishable by death, for remarks he posted on Twitter. He was forcibly returned ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/002/2012

Amnesty International | Death penalty fear for Tweeter facing ...
10 February 2012

The Malaysian authorities must release Hamza Kashgari and not forcibly return him to Saudi Arabia, where he faces risk of execution for his Tweets about ...

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Malaysia: Anwar case shows why sodomy law must be ...
9 January 2012

Malaysia's High Court acquitted Anwar Ibrahim of criminal sodomy charges, but the repressive statute that enabled his persecution is still on the books ...

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Amnesty International | Malaysia: Anwar case shows why ...
9 January 2012

The Malaysian government must repeal the criminal sodomy law used in a politically motivated attempt to bar Anwar Ibrahim from politics, Amnesty ...

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Asia: ADPAN: When justice fails: Thousands executed in Asia ...
6 December 2011

More people are executed in the Asia-Pacific region than in the rest of the world combined. Add to this the probability that they were executed following ...

Report       ASA 01/023/2011

Asia: ADPAN: Lethal injustice in Asia: End unfair trials, stop ...
6 December 2011

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Document       ASA 01/029/2011

Asia: ADPAN: Lethal injustice in Asia: End unfair trials, stop ...
6 December 2011

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Document       ASA 01/029/2011