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Myanmar: Ill-health concerns for detained journalist
7 April 2014

Detained journalist Lu Maw Naing is in ill-health in a Myanmar prison. He and four others are on trial in connection with their journalistic activities, and ...

Urgent Action       ASA 16/004/2014

Afghanistan: Too many missed opportunities: Human rights in ...
4 April 2014

This scorecard presents an assessment of the human rights record of President Hamid Karzai's administration since he came to power in December ...

Report       ASA 11/004/2014

Indonesia: Address Aceh pre-election violence
4 April 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: ASA 21/010/2014. 4 April 2014. Indonesia: Address Aceh pre-election violence. ...

Public Statement       ASA 21/010/2014

South Korea: Further information: Trade union leader released ...
3 April 2014

Trade union leader, Kim Jungwoo, was released on bail on 1 April pending the outcome of his appeal hearing. He was detained in June 2013 after taking ...

Urgent Action       ASA 25/003/2014

China: Female activist detained for exposing RTL: Liu Hua
3 April 2014

Anti-corruption activist Liu Hua, a woman who exposed abuses in China's Re-Education Through Labour (RTL) system, has been criminally detained ...

Urgent Action       ASA 17/019/2014

Abusive labour migration policies: Submission to the UN ...
2 April 2014

This paper focuses on labour migration policies that increase migrant workers' risk of suffering labour exploitation and other abuses at the hand of private ...

Report       IOR 42/002/2014

Malaysia: Tribute to Irene Fernandez
2 April 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: ASA 28/005/2014. 2 April 2014. Malaysia: Tribute to Irene Fernandez. ...

Public Statement       ASA 28/005/2014

Sri Lanka: An international investigation is essential for justice ...
1 April 2014

Amnesty International supports the recommendation to establish an international inquiry mechanism to further investigate the alleged violations ...

Document       ASA 37/009/2014

Sri Lanka must end its aggressive campaign against Ruki ...
31 March 2014

Amnesty International was pleased to learn of the release from custody in Sri Lanka of internationally-respected human rights defenders Ruki Fernando ...

Document       ASA 37/007/2014

North Korea: The international community has given ...
31 March 2014

In this statement Amnesty International expresses concerns about human rights violations in the political prison camps including extrajudicial executions ...

Document       ASA 24/004/2014