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Asia and the Pacific

Japan: Tokyo ruling on same-sex marriage a sign of hope

In response to today’s Tokyo District Court ruling that upheld the Japanese government ban on same-sex marriage, Amnesty International’s East Asia Researcher Boram Jang said: “While the court today endorsed the government’s discriminatory ban on same-sex marriage, it also acknowledged that the...
Business and Human Rights

Recommendations to States ahead of Negotiations on the Conceptual Zero Draft of an International Instrument on Pandemic Prevention, Preparedness and Response

A process to negotiate a new international instrument on pandemic prevention, preparedness and response is underway. This briefing outlines Amnesty International’s human rights concerns regarding pandemic prevention, preparedness and response, based largely on our documentation and campaigning...
Russian Federation Armed Conflict

“НЕМОВ ПО ЕТАПУ”: НЕЗАКОННЕ ВИВЕЗЕННЯ ТА НАСИЛЬСТВО ПРОТИ ЦИВІЛЬНИХ В УКРАЇНІ ПІД ЧАС РОСІЙСЬКОЇ “ФІЛЬТРАЦІЇ”

Russian and Russian-controlled forces have committed war crimes and likely crimes against humanity by unlawfully transferring or deporting civilians from certain occupied parts of Ukraine. Russian and Russian-controlled authorities also forced civilians through an abusive screening process known as...
Russian Federation Armed Conflict

«ПО ЭТАПУ»: НЕЗАКОННОЕ ПЕРЕМЕЩЕНИЕ РОССИЕЙ ГРАЖДАНСКИХ ЛИЦ В УКРАИНЕ И ЗЛОУПОТРЕБЛЕНИЯ В ПРОЦЕССЕ «ФИЛЬТРАЦИИ»

Russian and Russian-controlled forces have committed war crimes and likely crimes against humanity by unlawfully transferring or deporting civilians from certain occupied parts of Ukraine. Russian and Russian-controlled authorities also forced civilians through an abusive screening process known as...