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Press Release
March 31, 2015

The escalating “sedition” clampdown on the political opposition and activists in Malaysia points to an expanding human rights black hole.

Press Release
March 23, 2015

The arrests of scores of protesters as well as two human rights lawyers in separate incidents yesterday and today in Malaysia are the latest troubling signs of an escalating crackdown on freedom of...

Press Release
March 18, 2015

Malaysian authorities must immediately stop using the 1948 Sedition Act as a political tool to suppress opposing or critical views, Amnesty International said, following the arrest and detention of...

Report
February 25, 2015

This has been a devastating year for those seeking to stand up for human rights and for those caught up in the suffering of war zones. Governments pay lip service to the importance of protecting ci...

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