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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Human rights for human dignity : A primer on economic, social ...
28 July 2014

This publication outlines some of the key features of economic, social and cultural rights. It presents an overview of these rights, outlines their scope and ...

Report       POL 34/001/2014

Azerbaijan: Activist held incommunicado, risks torture: Faraj ...
25 July 2014

Political activist Faraj Karimov, a dedicated critic of the Azerbaijani government, went missing on 23 July. It was later revealed that police had detained ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/008/2014

Tajikistan: Further information: Academic released on bail, still ...
23 July 2014

Prisoner of conscience Alexander Sodiqov was released on bail on 22 July in Tajikistan. He still faces a prison sentence. He has been targeted for his ...

Urgent Action       EUR 60/005/2014

Russian Federation: Further information: Criminal ...
23 July 2014

The anonymous detainee's lawyers have been sent a copy of an order to open a criminal case against prison staff. More appeals will help to ensure ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/046/2014

Uzbekistan: Jailed parliamentarian denied medical help ...
21 July 2014

Former Uzbekistani parliamentarian Murad Dzhuraev, convicted and imprisoned after an unfair trial in 1995, is in urgent need of medical care. His prison ...

Urgent Action       EUR 62/003/2014

Anti-torture and other human rights groups vulnerable in ...
21 July 2014

Members of the NGO coalitions against torture and other human rights groups in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan operate in an increasingly insecure ...

Public Statement       EUR 04/002/2014

Russian Federation: Detainee attempts suicide demanding ...
18 July 2014

Chechen detainee Timur Tangiyev attempted suicide on 15 July to demand justice and complain at ill-treatment. The European Court of Human Rights ...

Urgent Action       EUR 46/044/2014

Azerbaijan: Police harass activist working for peace: Leyla ...
18 July 2014

Azerbaijani human rights defender Leyla Yunus is being harassed by police. She and her husband are under surveillance and being subjected to regular ...

Urgent Action       EUR 55/007/2014

Ukraine: A deadly rocket attack highlights the need for civilian ...
16 July 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 16 July 2014. AI Index: EUR 50/036/2014. Ukraine: A deadly rocket ...

Public Statement       EUR 50/036/2014

Hungary: Mayor of Miskolc must halt evictions of Roma
15 July 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 15 July 2014. AI Index: EUR 27/003/2014. Hungary: Mayor of Miskolc ...

Public Statement       EUR 27/003/2014