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Japanese and foreign nationals held in police custody are routinely subjected to ill-treatment and other abuses. These abuses include beatings, solitary confinement ...
Report ASA 22/001/1999
News Service: 252/98. AI INDEX: ASA 22/17/98. EMBARGOED FOR 0300 GMT 22 DECEMBER 1998. Japan: Amnesty International calls for inquiry ...
Press Release ASA 22/017/1998
News Service: 229/98. AI INDEX: ASA 22/15/98. 23 November 1998. MEDIA ADVISORY. JAPAN. Open letter from Amnesty International to the ...
Press Release ASA 22/015/1998
Japan complacent over human rights - government must implement UN Human Rights Committee's recommendations
Press Release ASA 22/014/1998
AI INDEX: ASA 22/13/98 News Service 207/98. 26 October 1998. Japan's human rights record must be challenged. The UN Human Rights Committee ...
Press Release ASA 22/013/1998
News Service 114/98. AI INDEX: ASA 22/08/98. EMBARGOED UNTIL 15:00 HRS (TOKYO TIME) 26 JUNE 1998. Japan: Prisoners face cruel and humiliating punishment. ...
Press Release ASA 22/008/1998
The Japanese Government's comments on the AI report 'Japan: Ill-Treatment of Foreigners in Detention' consist generally of a reiteration of official views and dispute ...
Press Release ASA 22/006/1998
This report documents several cases where prisoners in Japan have faced cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment through the use of handcuffs and other instruments ...
Report ASA 22/004/1998
The lawyer of Saeid Pilhvar has informed Amnesty International that his client is currently receiving treatment in hospital and has gained weight.
Urgent Action ASA 22/003/1998
1. Israel/South Lebanon: possible hostage/detention beyond expiry of sentence; 2. Honduras: Extrajudicial killing; 3. Japan: Death penalty.
Report NWS 22/002/1998