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Indonesia: Further information: Fears for safety of Indonesian ...
5 August 2011

Human rights defender Yones Douw has received medical treatment after he was beaten by military officers on 15 June. However, he continues to fear ...

Urgent Action       ASA 21/023/2011

Pakistan: Detained Baloch men risk death
3 August 2011

The body of a Baloch student activist was found on 16 July, five months after he was taken into custody by the paramilitary Frontier Corps. Ten other Baloch ...

Urgent Action       ASA 33/008/2011

Pakistan: Further information: Abducted students found in ...
2 August 2011

Pakistani brothers Abdullah and Ibrahim Mohamed El-Sharkawi have now been found in detention, after allegedly being abducted by Pakistani intelligence ...

Urgent Action       ASA 33/007/2011

Timor-Leste: Justice delayed, justice denied: Amnesty ...
2 August 2011

In this submission, prepared for the Universal Periodic Review of Timor-Leste in October 2011, Amnesty International raises concerns about the failure ...

Report       ASA 57/003/2011

The Wire, August/September 2011. Vol. 41, issue 04
1 August 2011

1) Stubborn, Irritating, Outrageous 2) Women in Nicaragua need your voice, your action, your solidarity; 'We all have a role in the changing world' 3) Stand ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2011

Indonesia: Arbitrary and excessive use of force and firearms in ...
1 August 2011

On 27 June 2011 security forces in North Sumatra province reportedly used arbitrary and excessive force and firearms in an attempt to forcibly evict a ...

Document       ASA 21/026/2011

India: Further information: Indian environmentalist released ...
1 August 2011

Dr Harihar Patel, one of the two human rights defenders and environmental rights campaigners who have spent two months in the state of Chhattisgarh ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/039/2011

Thailand: Time to end human rights violations: Amnesty ...
31 July 2011

In this submission, prepared for the Universal Periodic Review of Thailand in October 2011, Amnesty International raises concerns about national security ...

Report       ASA 39/001/2011

Malaysia: Further information: Six Malaysian activists released
29 July 2011

Six Malaysian activists arrested in Penang on 25 June 2011 have now been released. They were held without charge for over a month under an Emergency ...

Urgent Action       ASA 28/006/2011

Sri Lanka: Further information: Remains of Sri Lankan ...
29 July 2011

Remains thought to be of Sri Lankan human rights defender Pattani Razeek were exhumed in Valaichchenai, Eastern Sri Lanka on 28 July. His family ...

Urgent Action       ASA 37/010/2011