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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

Burundi: Human rights defender detained: Pierre-Claver ...
19 May 2014

Pierre-Claver Mbonimpa, a Burundian human rights defender, was arrested during the night of 15 to 16 May and is detained on spurious charges relating ...

Urgent Action       AFR 16/001/2014

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 ...

Urgent Action       ASA 33/008/2014

Europe: Not everything's rosy for Prides in Europe
17 May 2014

Amnesty International's Fight Discrimination in Europe campaign tackles most forms of discrimination including on grounds of sexual orientation and ...

Document       EUR 01/010/2014

Homophobia still tolerated by governments around the world ...
16 May 2014

Governments around the world are failing to live up to their obligations to protect the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people ...

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Investigating and prosecuting sexual and gender-based ...
16 May 2014

This letter has been written by civil society organizations ahead of the 16th meeting of the European Network of contact points in respect of persons ...

Open Letter       IOR 53/005/2014

Further information: Sudan: Woman sentenced to death for her ...
16 May 2014

On 15 May Meriam Yehya Ibrahim was sentenced to death by hanging for 'apostasy', and to flogging for 'adultery'. She is a prisoner of conscience ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/007/2014

India: Jailed activist denied medical care: Gokarakonda Naga ...
16 May 2014

Gokarakonda Naga Saibaba, an activist and academic, is being held in pre-trial detention in Nagpur Central Prison, Maharashtra state. His legs are ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/013/2014

Amnesty International | Amnesty International: Homophobia ...
16 May 2014

Governments around the world are failing to live up to their obligations to protect the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI ...

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