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China Discrimination

Oral statement on situations requiring the attention of the UN Human Rights Council (Item 4 General Debate HRC43): China, India, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jammu and Kashmir

In this oral statement delivered by Amnesty International at the UN Human Rights Council on 10 March 2020, during the Item 4 General Debate on “situations requiring the attention of the Council,” Amnesty International raised concerns over grave ongoing human rights violations in the Xinjiang Uyghur...

India: Detention of Kashmiri politician is ‘blatant abuse of the law’

Responding to India’s detention of Farooq Abdullah, former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, under the region’s repressive Public Safety Act (PSA), Head of Amnesty International India Aakar Patel said: “The use of the Public Safety Act on Farooq Abdullah is a blatant abuse of the law by the...