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Malaysia: Human rights undermined - Appeal cases

, Index number: ASA 28/013/1999

This document gives details of five appeals cases: the torture and ill-treatment and unfair trial of Anwar Ibrahim and his associates; peaceful demonstrators being beaten anbd arrested by police; the arrest and subsequent ill-treatment of human rights defender Irene Fernandez; students and teachers threatened with prosecution for exercising their rights to freedom of expression and association; the effect of the Internal Security Act on detention without charge or trial.

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