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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Pakistan: Upholding blasphemy death sentence against ...
16 October 2014

A Pakistani court's decision to uphold the death sentence against a Christian woman convicted on blasphemy charges is a grave injustice.

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Death Penalty: Countries continue to execute people with ...
10 October 2014

Countries around the world continue to sentence to death or to execute people with mental and intellectual disabilities, in clear violation of international ...

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2014 World Day Against the Death Penalty: Protecting people ...
10 October 2014

This document provides an overview of the main issues relating to the use of the death penalty against people with mental or intellectual disabilities. ...

Document       ACT 51/005/2014

Amnesty International | Malala Yousafzai and Kailash ...
10 October 2014

Following the announcement that Pakistani schoolgirl and education rights campaigner Malala Yousafzai and Indian children's rights activist Kailash ...

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Pakistan: Further information: Guard shoots mentally ill ...
3 October 2014

Blasphemy prisoner Mohammad Asghar has been shot and wounded by a prison guard in Pakistan. He is recovering in hospital, but his lawyers fear ...

Urgent Action       ASA 33/014/2014

Pakistan: Stop first civilian execution in six years | Amnesty ...
15 September 2014

Pakistan should immediately scrap apparent plans to carry out the first civilian execution in almost six years and instead impose a moratorium on the ...

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Amnesty International | Pakistan: Stop first civilian execution in ...
15 September 2014

Pakistan should immediately scrap apparent plans to carry out the first civilian execution in almost six years and instead impose a moratorium on the ...

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Pakistan: Malala arrests must lead to better protection for ...
12 September 2014

Today's arrest of the suspects in the assassination attempt on Malala Yousafzai offers an important opportunity for the authorities to address their poor ...

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The UN Human Rights Council should support effective ...
9 September 2014

On 10 October 2014 Amnesty International, together with other members of the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty, will mark the 12th World Day ...

Document       IOR 41/028/2014

Pakistan: Impunity marks International Day of the Victims of ...
29 August 2014

On the eve of the annual International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances, the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ), Amnesty ...

Public Statement       ASA 33/013/2014