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Australia: Fear of forcible return / Fear for safety: Libyan ...
2 December 1999

After a failed attempt on 1 December 1999 to deport a Libyan asylum-seeker and his family to Libya, Amnesty International is very concerned that they ...

Urgent Action       ASA 12/004/1999

Australia: Government's dismissal of UN criticism undermines ...
19 March 1999

News Service: 054 /99. AI Index: ASA 12/03/99. 19 March 1999. Australia: government's dismissal of UN criticism undermines ...

Press Release       ASA 12/003/1999

Australia: aboriginal child removals breached contemporary ...
4 March 1999

News Service: 11/045/99. AI Index: ASA 12/01/99. 4 March 1999. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Australia: aboriginal child removals breached. ...

Press Release       ASA 12/001/1999

Australia: Government threat to gag Amnesty international
1 December 1998

AI INDEX: ASA 12/11/98News Service 233/98. EXTERNAL. EMBARGOED FOR: 1 DECEMBER 1998, 12.00 hours GMT. ...

Press Release       ASA 12/011/1998

Australia: Fear of imminent forcible deportation: Sadiq Shek ...
18 November 1998

Sadiq Shek Elmi, a Somali asylum-seeker, faces imminent deportation to Somalia where his life would be seriously at risk due to his membership to ...

Urgent Action       ASA 12/009/1998

Juvenile Justice: Every child's basic human right: Appeals ...
1 November 1998

Produced as part of the Juvenile Justice Campaign these seven appeals leaflets highlight the following issues; detention of an Aborigine child in Australia ...

Newsletter       ACT 76/004/1998

China: Appeal for Wang Jianping
28 October 1998

Wang Jianping is serving a ten-year sentence, imposed in two unfair trials, for passing information to Australia in the early 1980s. He escaped illegally ...

Report       ASA 17/036/1998

Australia: Western Australia prison reforms - a first positive ...
7 June 1998

News Service 107/98. AI INDEX: ASA 12/07/98. 8 JUNE 1998. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Western Australia Prison Reforms - a first positive step. ...

Press Release       ASA 12/007/1998

Western Australia Government should act on prisoner deaths
3 June 1998

This document looks at the high incidence of deaths in custody in Western Australian prisons due to lack of care and training and calls upon the ...

Report       ASA 12/006/1998

Australia: Silence on human rights: Government responds to " ...
4 March 1998

This document gives AI's reaction to "Bringing Them Home: National Inquiry into the Separation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children from ...

Report       ASA 12/002/1998