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Amnesty International | Malaysia urged to reject bill clamping ...
28 November 2011

The Malaysian government has introduced a law which would further tighten the country's excessive restrictions on peaceful protest ahead of next year's ...

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Malaysia: New ISA detentions show U-turn on reform ...
18 November 2011

Thirteen people have been detained in Malaysia this week under a controversial security law often used to imprison critics of the government.

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Amnesty International | Malaysia: New ISA detentions show U ...
17 November 2011

The Malaysian government must halt detentions under the draconian Internal Security Act (ISA), Amnesty International said today, after the authorities ...

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Malaysia to repeal law used to stifle dissent | Amnesty ...
16 September 2011

Prime Minister Najib Razak plans to repeal the Internal Security Act, which allows the authorities to detain people indefinitely without charge or trial.

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Amnesty International | Malaysia: ISA repeal significant step ...
15 September 2011

Amnesty International response to Prime Minister Najib Razak's announcement that the Malaysian government will seek to repeal the Internal Security ...

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Malaysia frees activists detained under emergency law ...
29 July 2011

The activists, known as the E06, were arrested in relation to an electoral reform rally and held without charge for a month.

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Malaysia: Further information: Six Malaysian activists released
29 July 2011

Six Malaysian activists arrested in Penang on 25 June 2011 have now been released. They were held without charge for over a month under an Emergency ...

Urgent Action       ASA 28/006/2011

Amnesty International | Malaysia frees activists detained under ...
29 July 2011

Amnesty International welcomed the release of six political activists, but called on the Malaysian authorities to free thousands of other detainees held ...

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Malaysia: Further information: Repression continues after ...
12 July 2011

Six activists are still detained, and more than 40 others are now facing prosecution.

Urgent Action       ASA 28/005/2011

Amnesty International | Malaysia: Police use brutal tactics ...
11 July 2011

The UK government must press Malaysia's Prime Minister on freedom of assembly in his visit this week, Amnesty International said today, after peaceful ...

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