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Laos: Further information on Fear of torture/fear for safety
1 July 2003

On 30 June, Pastor Naw Karl Mua, Thierry Falise and Vincent Reynaud were sentenced to 15 years' imprisonment by a court in Phonsavanh, the capital ...

Urgent Action       ASA 26/009/2003

Laos: 15 year prison sentence -- following a two hour trial
29 June 2003

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. News Flash. AI Index: ASA 26/008/2003 (Public). News Service No: 157. 30 June 2003. ...

Press Release       ASA 26/008/2003

Laos: Further information on Fear of torture/fear for safety
24 June 2003

On 20 June, a spokesperson from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs acknowledged the arrest and detention of the four Lao nationals. Their names and whereabouts ...

Urgent Action       ASA 26/007/2003

Laos: Charges and whereabouts of the detained Laotians ...
16 June 2003

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. News Flash. AI Index: ASA 26/006/2003 (Public). News Service No: 143. 17 June 2003. ...

Press Release       ASA 26/006/2003

Laos: Fear of torture/fear for safety
10 June 2003

Pastor Maw Karl Mua (m), ethnic Hmong, US national, Thierry Falise (m), Belgian national, Vincent Reynaud (m), French national and four Lao nationals ...

Urgent Action       ASA 26/004/2003

Laos:Fear of extrajudicial execution/Fear for safety
10 June 2003

Several hundred Hmong rebels and their families are surrounded by Lao and also reportedly Vietnamese army units in the Phoukout district of Xieng ...

Urgent Action       ASA 26/005/2003

The Wire, December 2002. Vol. 32, No.10.
1 December 2002

1.) China: clamps down on users of the internet; 2.) Côte d'Ivoire: hit by turbulent times; 3.) Mauritania: Slavery still scars despite its abolition in law; 4 ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/010/2002

LAOS: Amnesty International calls for immediate release of ...
24 October 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: ASA 26/005/2002 (Public). News Service No: 191. 25 October 2002. ...

Press Release       ASA 26/005/2002

Lao People's Democratic Republic: "The laws are ...
25 July 2002

In the last three years, Amnesty International has gathered new data on the situation of people in the Lao People's Democratic Republic held in prisons ...

Report       ASA 26/004/2002

Laos: Torture, ill-treatment and hidden suffering
25 July 2002

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: ASA 26/003/2002 (Public). News Service No: 128. Embargo Date: 26 July 2002 01:00GMT ...

Press Release       ASA 26/003/2002