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Philippines: Torture in the Philippines: In summary: Stop ...
13 May 2014

Amnesty International has serious concerns about the widespread use of torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment in the ...

Document       ASA 35/002/2014

Wire, May/June. Vol. 44, issue 003
13 May 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Journalism is not a crime 3) We can Stop Torture 4) Fighting torture since 1961 5) Stop Torture: Mexico: Standing up to Claudia's ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2014

Indonesia: Gang-raped woman could now be caned
12 May 2014

A woman gang-raped by eight men who accused her of adultery is now at risk of being caned for this “offence” in Indonesia's Aceh province.

Urgent Action       ASA 21/014/2014

Australia: This is still breaking people: Update on human ...
12 May 2014

There appears to have been little or no effort by the Australian and Papua New Guinean governments to address the recommendations in Amnesty ...

Report       ASA 12/002/2014

Myanmar: Human rights defender arrested and detained: Ko ...
9 May 2014

Human rights defender Ko Htin Kyaw has been arrested in Myanmar for his peaceful activism and is currently detained in Yangon's Insein prison. He ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/008/2014

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

China: Activists detained in Tiananmen clampdown
7 May 2014

Five activists were detained in China on 6 May as part of a wider crackdown ahead of the anniversary of the crackdown of the 1989 pro-democracy ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/026/2014

Nepal: Fears for two men tortured by police in Nepal
6 May 2014

There are fears for the safety of Kalu Chaudhari and Hikmat Chaudhary after they filed an official complaint against Kanchanpur District police personnel ...

Urgent Action       ASA 31/004/2014

India: Killings in Assam shameful, authorities must protect ...
4 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL INDIA NEWS FLASH. May 4, 2014. Index: ASA 20/016/2014. Killings in Assam shameful ...

Press Release       ASA 20/016/2014

Myanmar: Jailing of new prisoners of conscience casts doubt ...
2 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: ASA 16/007/2014. 2 May 2014. Myanmar: Jailing of new prisoners ...

Public Statement       ASA 16/007/2014