East Timor: violence erodes prospects for stability
Includes a section on the situation of IDPs in the region
East Timor: as violence descended: testimonies from East Timorese refugees
This document contains accounts from East Timorese refugees — presented in a combination of verbatim testimony and shorter and longer narratives — which represent a small selection of the testimonies gathered by Amnesty International in interviews conducted in Darwin, Australia, in September 1999.
Republic of Korea (South Korea): a human rights agenda for the Presidential election: open letter to all candidates
Ahead of the Presidential elections in the Republic of Korea (South Korea), Amnesty International’s Secretary General Pierre Sané wrote to all candidates to urge them to commit themselves to taking specific steps to promote and protect human rights in South Korea. The organization urged South Korean voters, in deciding on their vote, to take into … Continue reading Republic of Korea (South Korea): a human rights agenda for the Presidential election: open letter to all candidates