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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

Indonesia: Papuan human rights lawyer attacked: Anum ...
17 September 2014

Papuan human rights lawyer Anum Siregar was attacked by an unknown person in Wamena, Papua province. She is currently defending a tribal leader ...

Urgent Action       ASA 21/027/2014

Malaysia: Crackdown on freedom of expression
17 September 2014

Opposition politicians, human rights activists, lawyers, students, academics and journalists are at risk of arbitrary arrest and imprisonment in Malaysia ...

Urgent Action       ASA 28/009/2014

Indonesia: End caning as a punishment in Aceh
15 September 2014

Amnesty International deplores the caning of five men on 5 September 2014 in Pidie district, in Indonesia's Aceh province. The Indonesian government ...

Public Statement       ASA 21/026/2014

Indonesia: Further information: Papuan student activist ...
15 September 2014

A second student tortured or otherwise ill-treated by police has been released. He was detained together with another student for their peaceful political ...

Urgent Action       ASA 21/025/2014

Thailand: Attitude adjustment: 100 days under martial law
11 September 2014

On 22 May 2014, two days after declaring Martial Law, Thailand's military took power for the second time in eight years. Under the National Council for ...

Report       ASA 39/011/2014

Timor-Leste: Unconstitutional media law threatens freedom of ...
11 September 2014

Amnesty International urges the Timor-Leste parliament to revise the new Media Law and bring it into line with international law and standards in accordance ...

Public Statement       ASA 57/002/2014

China: Further information: Families forcibly returned to North ...
11 September 2014

A group of around 29 people, including a one-year-old baby, were forcibly returned to North Korea in early August after being detained in China. It is ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/048/2014

The UN Human Rights Council should support effective ...
9 September 2014

On 10 October 2014 Amnesty International, together with other members of the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty, will mark the 12th World Day ...

Document       IOR 41/028/2014

Indonesia: New administration must resolve killing of human ...
5 September 2014

Amnesty International urges President-elect Joko Widodo (Jokowi) to ensure that his plan to resolve past human rights violations includes accountability ...

Public Statement       ASA 21/024/2014