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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Japan: Welcome to Japan?
16 May 2002

Each year thousands of foreign nationals entering Japan, many originating from developing countries, are singled out for interrogation, exclusion, detention ...

Report       ASA 22/002/2002

Japan: Fear of forcible return, At least 19 Afghan asylum ...
12 March 2002

The Japanese authorities are reportedly intending to forcibly return at least 19 asylum-seekers to Afghanistan, where they would be at risk of torture and ...

Urgent Action       ASA 22/001/2002

Peru/Japan: Alberto Fujimori ex-president of Peru must be ...
25 October 2001

Alberto Fujimori was president of the Republic of Peru between 1990 and 2000. During his two terms in office, grave human rights violations were ...

Report       AMR 46/017/2001

Peru/Japan: Former Peruvian President must be brough to ...
25 October 2001

AI Index AMR 46/018/2001 - News Service Nr. 187. Embargoed for : 10/26/2001 05:30 AM GMT. Peru/Japan: Former Peruvian ...

Press Release       AMR 46/018/2001

Japan: Executions - continuing the secret and cruel practice
18 June 2001

Public Statement. 21 June 2001. AI Index ASA 22/005/2001 - News Service Nr. 106. Japan: Executions - continuing the secret and cruel practice. ...

Press Release       ASA 22/005/2001

Amnesty International Annual Review 2000
30 April 2001

There is no electronic version of this document currently available. Page 1 of 1.

Report       ORG 10/003/2001

Japan: Open letter to the Minister of Justice, Komura Masahiko
5 April 2001

In this letter Amnesty International draws attention to the case of two Kurdish men, who face detention and torture in Turkey if they are deported from ...

Report       ASA 22/003/2001

Japan: Kurdish asylum-seekers face deportation
22 March 2001

AI Index ASA 22/002/2001 - News Service Nr. 51. Embargoed for : 03/22/2001. Japan: Kurdish asylum-seekers face deportation. ...

Press Release       ASA 22/002/2001

Death Penalty News: December 2000
26 January 2001

1. Three million moratorium signatures presented at UN; 2. Pakistan bans juvenile executions; 3. Guatemala ruling on International Law; 4. Philippines ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/001/2001

Japan: Yugoslav national faces death following ill-treatment ...
9 January 2001

9 January 2001. AI Index ASA 22/001/2001 - News Service Nr. 6. Japan: Yugoslav national faces death following ill-treatment ...

Press Release       ASA 22/001/2001