Malaysia (62)
Oct 22 2020 10:17am
Urgent Action outcome: Charges against union activists will not proceed
On 2 October 2020, five activists who were charged for “unauthorised g...
    Jul 22 2020 11:08am
    Malaysia: court ruling against caning Rohingya refugees welcomed
    Responding to news that earlier today a Malaysian court ruled to set a...
      Jul 20 2020 12:52pm
      Malaysia: Rohingya refugees face 'vicious' caning sentences
      Men face caning and months in jail for supposed immigration offences i...
        Jun 19 2020 12:21pm
        Malaysia: Threat to force 269 Rohingya boat people back to sea is a 'new low'
        Vessel landed at Langkawi island on 8 June, with woman’s dead body and...
          Apr 8 2020 4:21pm
          Malaysia: More than 200 Rohingya boat refugees at coronavirus risk
          Boat with 202 Rohingya found adrift off Malaysian coast three days ago...
            Nov 18 2019 4:41pm
            Malaysia: 'vicious' caning of four men for alleged gay offences condemned
            Cruel punishments come after sting operation from authorities, with 11...
              Oct 10 2019 7:30am
              Malaysia: Unfair trials and secret hangings - new death penalty report
              Malaysia must fulfil its promise to abolish the death penalty by swift...
                Jan 4 2019 11:59am
                Urgent Action good news: Syrian refugee granted asylum in Canada
                Hassan al-Kontar has been granted asylum and arrived in Canada on 26 N...
                  Oct 30 2018 11:48am
                  Urgent Action: Syrian refugee at imminent risk of deportation from Malaysia
                  Syrian refugee Hassan al-Kontar is at imminent risk of deportation to ...
                    Sep 17 2018 11:19am
                    Urgent Action good news: All 14 charges against political activist dropped in Malaysia
                    Khalid Mohd Ismath, former prisoner of conscience, has had all charges...