Asia: Refuge! Ethnicity and nationality. Refugees in Asia
This report focuses on refugee flows connected with human rights abuses suffered by people because of their ethnic or national identity. It demonstrates that people usually only make the difficult decision to leave their homes under the most extreme circumstances - when they have been victimes of human rights violations or are sure they will soon become victims. It also looks at what happens to refugees when they do flee and how issues of ethnicity and identity can affect their treatment.
Choose a language to view report
- Egypt: Release activist sentenced after unfair and politically motivated trials: Ahmed Douma
- France: Facing trial for protesting peacefully: Frédéric Vuillaume
- Iraq/Kurdistan Region-Iraq: Further information: Highest court upholds prison sentence: Sherwan Sherwani, Guhdar Zebari, Hariwan Isaa, Ayaz Karam and Shvan Saeed