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Press Release
July 7, 2016

Chinese authorities must end their ruthless assault against human rights lawyers and activists, Amnesty International said ahead of the first anniversary of the start of an unprecedented crackdown....

Press Release
July 6, 2016

Kyrgyzstan’s authorities must immediately and unconditionally release Azimjan Askarov, a human rights defender serving a life sentence on fabricated charges, in line with the UN Human Rights Commit...

Victory
July 5, 2016

Prisoner of conscience U Gambira was released on 1 July after all charges against him were dropped by courts in Myanmar.

Press Release
July 4, 2016

The five-year prison sentence handed down to a prominent union leader is the latest example of how the government is galvanising its attack on the right to freedom of peaceful assembly in South Kor...

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