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UA 247/94 - Japan: health concern / degrading treatment / fear ...
23 June 1994

Sixty-one nationals of the People's Republic of China are being held in Japan in conditions which may constitute ill-treatment. On 22 May 1994 Japan's ...

Urgent Action       ASA 22/003/1994

Japan: Asylum-seekers still at risk (includes correction)
1 January 1994

This report updates AI's report of March 1993 on inadequate protection for refugees and asylum-seekers. It highlights cases since the March 1993 report ...

Report       ASA 22/001/1994

Amnesty International News Service 159/93
30 November 1993

1. Japan: Highest number of executions in 17 years - AI criticizes Japanese Government over further secret executions.

Report       NWS 11/159/1993

UA 420/93 - Japan: executions / fear of further executions ...
29 November 1993

Four people, including a 70-year-old man, were executed in Japan on 26 November, bringing the total number of executions in 1993 to seven. This is ...

Urgent Action       ASA 22/014/1993

Medical letter writing action: the death penalty in Japan ...
5 November 1993

In March 1993, three men were executed in Japan. The executions of Tachikawa Shujiro, Kondo Seikichi and Kawanaka Tetsuo, which are reported ...

Report       ASA 22/013/1993

Japan: The "substitute prison" system: a source of human ...
30 September 1993

Police detention facilities, known as "substitute prisons" (daiyo kangoku) are used to hold detainees for up to 23 days prior to indictment. Suspects held ...

Report       ASA 22/010/1993

Japan: Resumption of executions and ill-treatment of ...
30 September 1993

In March 1993 three men were executed, Tachikawa Shujiro, Kawanaka Tetsuo and Kondo Seikichi, ending a de facto moratorium on executions since ...

Report       ASA 22/009/1993

Japan: Police ill-treatment: the case of Huang Yuwei
30 September 1993

There is concern at reports that Huang Yuwei, a 23 year old Chinese national resident in Japan, was severely beaten by police on 8 June 1993. He was ...

Report       ASA 22/011/1993

Statements to the 45th session of the UN Sub-Commission on ...
31 August 1993

Presented here are the five oral statements made by Amnesty International (AI) in August 1993 in Geneva. Under item 6 AI described the practice of political ...

Report       IOR 41/033/1993

Refugee protection at risk: Amnesty International's ...
31 August 1993

There is concern that measures taken by some powerful states now threaten to undermine refugee protection and are contrary to standards set out in ...

Report       POL 33/006/1993