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Bhutan: Further information on torture / fear of torture
30 September 1998

There are concerns that Dorji Wangdi, Ugyen Dorji, Kinzang Wangdi and Dorji Needup are at risk of torture and ill-treatment while under interrogation ...

Urgent Action       ASA 14/013/1998

Bhutan: Torture / Fear of torture: Needup Phuntso
6 August 1998

Needup Phuntsho was reportedly tortured following his arrest by members of the Royal Bhutan Police in Thimphu on 28 July 1998. He is being held ...

Urgent Action       ASA 14/007/1998

Bhutan: Torture / fear of torture
29 July 1998

There are grave fears for the safety of Sangay Dorji and Tenzin Dorji, who have reportedly been in incommunicado detention since their arrest on 24 ...

Urgent Action       ASA 14/005/1998

India / Bhutan: Further information on imminent extradition ...
1 July 1998

Rongthong Kunley Dorji was released on bail on 12 June 1998, after being held in judicial custody in New Delhi for nearly 14 months. Amnesty International ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/015/1998

Bhutan: Crack-down on "anti-nationals" in the east
12 January 1998

. AI INDEX: ASA 14/02/98 News Service 02/98PRIVATE . EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE: 0001 HRS GMT 21/01/98. ...

Press Release       ASA 14/002/1998

Bhutan: Crack-down on "anti-nationals" in the east
1 January 1998

Recently AI has received reports of human rights violations in eastern Bhutan against the activities of the Druk National Congress (DNC), a political party ...

Report       ASA 14/001/1998

Bhutan: Further information on Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading ...
18 November 1997

Kinzang Chozom was released at the beginning of November 1997.

Urgent Action       ASA 14/008/1997

Worldwide appeals December 1997
4 November 1997

1. India/Bhutan: Fear of torture of Rongthon Kunley Dorji, a Bhutanese national awaiting the outcome of extradition proceedings; 2. Mexico: Prisoner ...

Report       NWS 22/006/1997

Bhutan: Torture / fear of torture
30 October 1997

Thinley, Sangay Tenzin, Druki, Ugen Wangdi and dozens of others: Continuuing reports of torture of detainees in police custody have heightened concerns ...

Urgent Action       ASA 14/006/1997

Bhutan: Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment / health ...
29 October 1997

Kinzang Chozom, who is in the final stage of pregnancy, has been held in incommunicado detention since 17 October 1997. She is not receiving medical ...

Urgent Action       ASA 14/005/1997