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November 4, 2011

The Myanmar authorities must act immediately to end the ill-treatment of some 15 political prisoners in Yangon’s Insein Prison, where they have been denied water and some reportedly held in “dog” c...

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November 4, 2011
Alaa Abdel Fattah to serve the rest of his 15-day detention because of his criticism of a bloody crackdown on protesters by security forces this month.
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November 4, 2011
Some 15 prisoners on hunger strike are at risk of death from dehydration after being denied drinking water.
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November 2, 2011
The trial of activists accused of "publicly insulting" top officials in an internet forum found to have been grossly unfair.

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