Nov 06 2003 12:00 am
India: Gujurat police torture illegally jailed Muslims

Most of those imprisoned have been held incommunicado for days, if not weeks or months, and there is strong evidence that many have been tortured in custody.A twenty-year old woman, who cannot be...

Nov 05 2003 12:00 am
Thailand: Government must protect the vulnerable and investigate drugs war deaths

Amnesty International UK Director, Kate Allen, said:'The Thai authorities must take immediate action and set up an independent investigation into the 'war on drugs' deaths. They must send a clear...

Nov 05 2003 12:00 am
EU Russia summit: Three questions for President Putin

While the Russian government attempts to portray the recent presidential elections in Chechnya as a step towards stabilisation, Amnesty International has received credible reports, including in...

Nov 04 2003 12:00 am
EU: Asylum - 'Safe countries' list and other policy proposals risk discrimination and human rights abuse

Amnesty International has published a set of recommendations on the EU asylum policy proposals, known as the Amended Proposal for a Council Directive on Minimum Standards for Granting and Withdrawing...