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Japan’s Kirin Suspends Payments to Myanmar Military Firm
November 12, 2020

Japan’s Kirin Suspends Payments to Myanmar Military Firm

By Sebastian Strangio
The move follows reports by human rights groups that MEHL has directly funded the commission of crimes against humanity.

In Myanmar, a Leading Conglomerate is Funding Military Abuses
September 11, 2020

In Myanmar, a Leading Conglomerate is Funding Military Abuses

By Sebastian Strangio
A new report argues that a military-linked conglomerate – and its foreign partners – are directly funding units accused of crimes against humanity.
Myanmar Must End Repression Now, Says Rights Group in New Report
April 13, 2020

Myanmar Must End Repression Now, Says Rights Group in New Report

By Associated Press
The call comes amid expected elections later this year.

New Report Shines a Light on the Global Shadow of Uzbekistani Surveillance
March 31, 2017

New Report Shines a Light on the Global Shadow of Uzbekistani Surveillance

By Catherine Putz
“If we call our relatives, friends and families, everything will be heard, we know that."

Time for ASEAN to Take Human Rights Seriously
February 25, 2017

Time for ASEAN to Take Human Rights Seriously

By Champa Patel
To serve as a model regional organization, ASEAN can no longer ignore human rights violations.

Report: Hong Kong Human Rights Situation Worst Since 1997
January 11, 2017

Report: Hong Kong Human Rights Situation Worst Since 1997

By Cal Wong
According to Amnesty International, Hong Kong's human rights are at their lowest ebb since the return to Chinese rule.

North Korea's Prison Camps Continue to Cast Dark Shadow 
November 26, 2016

North Korea's Prison Camps Continue to Cast Dark Shadow 

By John Power
North Korea's notorious prison camps remain a "cornerstone" of state control, according to a new report.
Australia’s Wrong Response to its Rights Abuses
October 21, 2016

Australia’s Wrong Response to its Rights Abuses

By Max Walden
A new report sheds more light on the country’s dark record.

Torture in China: A Vicious Cycle
November 16, 2015

Torture in China: A Vicious Cycle

By David Volodzko
Reports from human rights groups paint a dark picture of the use of torture in China's legal system.

With Forced Evictions, Turkmenistan Isn’t Playing Games
October 30, 2015

With Forced Evictions, Turkmenistan Isn’t Playing Games

By Catherine Putz
A new report says Ashgabat has demolished thousands of homes to prepare for the 2017 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games.

China Dismisses Amnesty's Death Penalty Report
March 28, 2014

China Dismisses Amnesty's Death Penalty Report

By Tyler Roney
China rejects an Amnesty International report naming China the world's top executioner in 2013.
In Defense of Drones
October 24, 2013

In Defense of Drones

If terrorists must be killed, then drones are the preferred tool for doing the job.

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