Weekly Update Service 46/92 (includes additions)

1. South Africa: Amnesty bill offering protection to human rights violators signed into law. 2. Amnesty International reports on torture and killings in ANC camps. 3. El Salvador: AI urges president to ensure safety of former member of armed forces. 4. Turkey: Foreign ministry rejects AI’s allegations of torture and extrajudicial execution – Interior Minister’s counsellor beaten by police. 5. Singapore: Amnesty International concerned by continued restrictions after release of long-term prisoner of conscience. 6. Turkey: “Scandalous” reform package protects Turkey’s image but not her detainees. 7. Jordan: AI welcomes royal pardon but calls for right of appeal to ensure fair trial. 8. India: AI discusses range of human rights issues with the government during visit.

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