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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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'Comfort Women': waiting for justice after 62 years | Amnesty ...
5 July 2008

Thousands of women known as 'comfort women', were forced into sexual servitude by the Government of Japan for sexual servitude for the armed forces ...

Action Document      

Oral statement on the outcome on the Philippines under the ...
10 June 2008

In this document Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch encourage the Philippine government to act immediately on the recommendations ...

Document       IOR 41/021/2008

Philippines: Open Letter: House Resolution 124 calling on the ...
3 June 2008

In this letter Amnesty International strongly urges the government of Japan to bring House Resolution 124 to a re-vote. This Resolution calls on the ...

Document       ASA 35/001/2008

Philippines: Eighth session of the UN Human Rights Council ...
1 June 2008

Amnesty International welcomes the Philippine government's stated commitment to continue to decrease incidents of extrajudicial executions and enforced ...

Document       ASA 35/002/2008

Compilation of recommendations to the countries under ...
1 April 2008

This document contains recommendations made during the interactive dialogue in the UPR Working Group with Algeria, Bahrain, Brazil, Czech Republic ...

Document       IOR 41/041/2008

Video: Worldwide actions to close Guantánamo | Amnesty ...
18 January 2008

Thousands of people, including Amnesty International members and supporters from around the world, have taken action to mark the sixth anniversary ...

Video Clip      

The world shouts 'Close Guantánamo' | Amnesty International
16 January 2008

Thousands join worldwide protests marking the sixth anniversary of the first transfers of detainees to Guantánamo on 11 January.

Story      

Philippines: Submission to the UN Universal Periodic Review ...
28 November 2007

In this submission, Amnesty International raises concern over the shortcomings of legislation to prevent arbitrary arrest and unlawful detention. The submission ...

Report       ASA 35/006/2007

Philippines: Further information on possible enforced ...
8 November 2007

Ruel Munasque, aged 33, Christian community worker, was released after a petition for his release was heard at the Regional Trial Court in Pagadian ...

Urgent Action       ASA 35/005/2007

Philippines: Investigate claims and Protect Manalo Brothers
7 November 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: ASA 35/004/2007 (Public). News Service No: 215. 7 November 2007. ...

Press Release       ASA 35/004/2007