The Wire, July 2006. Vol. 36, No.6.

By Amnesty International, , Index number: NWS 21/006/2006

1) Sudan's Janjawid militia attack Chadian civilians 2) New allegations of torture in Jordan 3) Living with HIV and AIDS in Swaziland 4) Sexual violence against women and girls in Jamaica 5) Japan's secret executions 6) Worldwide appeals: Bosnia and Herzegovina: Six men unlawfully detained by the USA in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba; Russian Federation: Racist attacks on students; Iran: Writer detained without charge or trial; Yemen: Scheduled to be executed for crimes committed as juveniles 7) Updates: Myanmar; Egypt; Philippines; Russian Federation 8) UN condemns US record on torture 9) Renditions in practice: the case of Mustafa Ait Idir 10) New treaty takes radical steps to prevent torture 11) Victims' fund launches on International Justice Day 12) Long walk to justice for Bhopal survivors

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