Censorship and Freedom of Expression
This report provides compelling evidence that real or imputed critics of Myanmar’s military government continue to be imprisoned for the peaceful expression of their views. It contains graphic accounts of widespread torture, both of those detained for participation in the pro-democracy...
Middle East and North Africa
Two students, Hassan Aharrat and Noureddine Jouhari, remain on hunger- strike more than five years after first refusing food. According to reports, they are being kept incommunicado in separate basement rooms in Averroes Hospital, Casablanca, in degrading conditions. This paper also reports on the...
This paper reviews the evidence available to Amnesty International that medical personnel are involved in human rights violations such as torture, amputations, executions etc. It describes the nature of that involvement and cites some of those activities which, though legal under domestic law,...