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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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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

Japan: Appeal adds to 'psychological torture' of freed death ...
31 March 2014

A decision by Japanese prosecutors to appeal against a court ruling to grant a retrial to Hakamada Iwao - who has spent over 45 years on death row ...

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India: 30 years after the Bhopal disaster, ongoing ...
31 March 2014

This year will mark the 30th anniversary of the tragedy in Bhopal, India. The disaster has had major long-term and severe inter-generational negative ...

Document       ASA 20/010/2014

Challenges and proposals for strengthening civil society ...
31 March 2014

In this joint statement, non-governmental organizations urge all States to recognise the importance of civil society voices. Accusations that activism ...

Document       IOR 41/005/2014

Amnesty International | EU must ban transfers of asylum ...
31 March 2014

European countries must not transfer any asylum seekers to Bulgaria until the country truly improves its demeaning reception conditions and addresses ...

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Sri Lanka: The Human Rights Council should establish a ...
31 March 2014

In this oral statement Amnesty International reiterates its call to the Human Rights Council to initiate an international commission of inquiry to ensure ...

Document       ASA 37/008/2014

Egypt's security forces are getting away with murder: Amnesty ...
31 March 2014

On 14 August 2013, the world witnessed the full brutality of Egypt's security forces. At Rabaa al-Adawiya and al-Nahda squares, security forces used ...

Document       MDE 12/017/2014

Recent developments on the abolition of the death penalty ...
31 March 2014

In this statement Amnesty International draws the Human Rights Council's attention to recent developments in national processes on abolition of the ...

Document       IOR 41/007/2014