Cambodia: Latest detention of women land activists: Rights groups call for immediate release, condemn government’s ongoing persecution of human rights defenders
In this open letter human rights organizations call for the immediate release of land and housing rights activists, Yorm Bopha and Tim Sakmony, who were arrested on 4 September and 5 September 2012, respectively, on dubious charges. The women appear to be the latest targets of the Cambodian authorities’ use of seemingly trumped-up criminal charges to intimidate Cambodia’s human rights defenders and social activists.
View report in English
- Suspension of Voice TV Highlights Why Thailand must Lift Over-broad Powers to Curtail Press Freedom
- Qatar: Promises yet to be fulfilled: AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL SUBMISSION FOR THE UN UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW, 33RD SESSION OF THE UPR WORKING GROUP, MAY 2019
- Further Information: Egypt: Pre-Trial Detention For Human Rights Defender: Ezzat Ghoniem and Azzoz Mahgoub