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Indonesia: Fear of torture, Amelia Woisiri

, Index number: ASA 21/042/2001

Amelia Woisiri, whose husband died in police custody in July, has been held at Nabire police station since 15 August. Prior to her detention she received death threats from the police and is currently being denied access to a lawyer. She is reportedly about to be transferred into the custody of the Special Forces Command, a military unit which over the years has been responsible for "disappearances", torture and other grave human rights violations.

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