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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Azerbaijan: Peaceful protestors sentenced to detention
8 May 2014

Five activists arrested for taking part in a peaceful protest have been sentenced to between 15 and 30 days in jail for an administrative offence. One of ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/005/2014

Ukraine: Ill-treatment of captives amidst civil unrest
8 May 2014

Video footage shows two men held captive and being ill-treated by armed people in south-eastern Ukraine. They are seen being interrogated by a man ...

Urgent Action       EUR 50/020/2014

Write for Rights 2013: Final report
7 May 2014

In December 2013, 12 cases of individuals and communities whose human rights have been violated were given huge international public attention ...

Report       ACT 30/006/2014

Russian Federation: Further information: New death threats ...
7 May 2014

Two lawyers in the North Caucasus Republic of Dagestan, Russia, continue to receive death threats in relation to their work on a high profile murder ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/034/2014

Further information: Russian Federation: Court rules website ...
7 May 2014

On 6 May, the Taganskii District Court in Moscow quashed an appeal against the authorities' decision to block the Russian news website Grani.ru. ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/035/2014

Azerbaijan: Behind bars: Silencing dissent in Azerbaijan
6 May 2014

As Azerbaijan takes on the Chairmanship of the Council of Europe's Committee of Ministers, the Azerbaijani authorities must begin to respect the rights ...

Report       EUR 55/004/2014

Russian Federation: Refugee abducted by police in broad ...
2 May 2014

Umid Yakubov, a refugee from Uzbekistan, was abducted on the street in Moscow on 29 April 2014. It is feared that he has been taken to Uzbekistan ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/033/2014

Belarus scores own goal with detention of activists ahead of ...
2 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Date 2 May 2014. Index EUR 49/004/2014. BELARUS SCORES OWN ...

Public Statement       EUR 49/004/2014

Russian Federation: Websites blocked for writing about ...
1 May 2014

On 6 May, Taganskii court in Moscow will consider an appeal against the blocking of the Russian news website Grani.ru. The website was blocked on ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/032/2014

Greece: Frontier of hope and fear: Migrants and refugees ...
29 April 2014

Every year, thousands of refugees and migrants arrive at the Greek-Turkish border hoping to cross the frontier and enter the European Union. This report ...

Report       EUR 25/004/2014