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Japan & North Korea: Governments should be open on issue ...
4 September 1997

News Service 151/97. AI INDEX: ASA 02/01/97. 5 SEPTEMBER 1997. Japan and North Korea: Governments should be open ...

Press Release       ASA 02/001/1997

Death Penalty News September 1997
31 August 1997

1. Poland abolishes the death penalty; 2. Malawi: Commutations; 3. Japan: Secret executions; 4. Burundi: First executions in 16 years; 5. Caribbean ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/004/1997

Japan: Amnesty International condemns executions
3 August 1997

News Service 138/97. AI INDEX: ASA 22/06/97. 4 August 1997. Japan: Amnesty International condemns executions. As four ...

Press Release       ASA 22/006/1997

Japan: Nepali man risks death sentence after police ill ...
31 July 1997

Govinda Prasad Mainali, a Nepali immigrant worker in Japan, was beaten, interrogated for long periods and denied access to his lawyer after his arrest ...

Report       ASA 22/005/1997

Japan: Justice would not be served if rights of juveniles are ...
3 July 1997

News Service 118/97. AI INDEX: ASA 22/04/97. 4 JULY 1997. Japan: Justice would not be served if rights of juveniles are not protected. ...

Press Release       ASA 22/004/1997

Japan: Ill-treated Chinese activist may be prisoner of ...
3 July 1997

News Service 118/97. AI INDEX: ASA 22/03/97. 4 JULY 1997. Japan: Ill-treated Chinese activist may be prisoner of conscience. ...

Press Release       ASA 22/003/1997

Japan: The death penalty: summary of concerns
1 March 1997

Some 90 people are currently imprisoned under sentence of death in Japan, 53 of whom have had their sentences confirmed by the Supreme Court ...

Report       ASA 22/001/1997

Japan: Death penalty
20 December 1996

Hirata Mitsunari (59), Imai Yoshito (55), Noguchi Satoru (48): It has been reported on 20 December that these three prisoners have been executed in ...

Urgent Action       ASA 22/004/1996

Japan: Death penalty - fear of further executions
11 July 1996

Ishida Mikio, Sugimoto Yoshiaki, Yokoyama Kazumi: It was reported yesterday, 11 July, that three prisoners have been executed in secret in Japan. In ...

Urgent Action       ASA 22/002/1996

Death Penalty News March 1996
1 March 1996

1. Russia pledges moratorium on executions; 2. Belize: Legal rulings; 3. Moldovan Parliament votes for aboliton; 4. South Africa prepares constitution ...

Newsletter       ACT 53/001/1996