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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Amnesty International | Pakistan: Ban of major private TV ...
6 June 2014

The Pakistani government's suspension of Geo TV, the country's largest private broadcaster, is a politically motivated attack on freedom of expression ...

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Pakistan: Ban of major private TV network is 'attack on press ...
6 June 2014

The Pakistani government's suspension of Geo TV, the country's largest private broadcaster, is a politically motivated attack on freedom of expression ...

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Amnesty International | Pakistan must investigate Inter ...
30 May 2014

Amnesty International calls for an investigation into military spy agency on the third anniversary of the abduction and killing of Pakistani journalist Saleem ...

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Pakistan must investigate Inter-Services Intelligence over ...
29 May 2014

Amnesty International calls for an investigation into military spy agency on the third anniversary of the abduction and killing of Pakistani journalist Saleem ...

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Pakistan: Open letter to the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif: Joint ...
29 May 2014

Three years ago today, journalist Saleem Shahzad was abducted a short distance away from his Islamabad home and later found dead, his body bearing ...

Open Letter       ASA 33/010/2014

Pakistan: Human Rights lawyer shot dead in his office: Rashid ...
19 May 2014

Prominent human rights defender and lawyer Rashid Rehman was shot dead in Multan, Pakistan on 7 May. The killing is likely linked to his legal ...

Urgent Action       ASA 33/009/2014

Pakistan: Abducted political activist at risk of death
19 May 2014

Zahid Baloch, Chairman of the Baloch Student Organisation-Azad (BSOA) was abducted in Quetta, Balochistan, on 18 March. His family do not know ...

Document       ASA 33/008/2014

Amnesty International | Pakistan: Journalists under siege from ...
30 April 2014

Journalists in Pakistan live under the constant threat of killings, harassment and other violence from all sides, including intelligence services, political ...

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Pakistan: Journalists under siege from threats, violence and ...
30 April 2014

Journalists in Pakistan live under the constant threat of killings, harassment and other violence from all sides, including intelligence services, political ...

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Pakistan: "A bullet has been chosen for you": Attacks on ...
30 April 2014

Pakistan has a reputation for having a fearless and vibrant media, but it is one of the most dangerous countries in the world for journalists. Human rights ...

Report       ASA 33/005/2014