Uzbekistan: Facebook users detained and questioned
The Association for Human Rights in Central Asia (AHRCA), International Partnership for Human Rights (IPHR) and Amnesty International are concerned about a recent series of detentions and interrogations of a number users of the social media platform Facebook in Uzbekistan. From 24 August to date sources in Uzbekistan have informed our organizations that dozens of people have been arbitrarily detained throughout the country and held on administrative charges after they posted comments on their Facebook accounts or 'liked' and shared posts of other social media users.
View report in English
- China: “Where are they?” Time for answers about mass detentions in the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region
- Combating torture: The need for comprehensive regulation of law enforcement equipment
- Burkina Faso: Amnesty International calls on Burkina Faso to protect human rights defenders and end the practice of early and forced marriage