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Thailand: Lift martial law and return the country to civilian authority

Thailand must lift martial law and return the country to civilian rule, instead of invoking arbitrary powers under Article 44 of the country’s interim constitution, said the ICJ today.

March 31, 2015

Malaysia: ICJ condemns newly tabled Prevention of Terrorism Bill

The present form of the recently tabled draft Prevention of Terrorism Act, also known as POTA, violates international standards and seeks to reintroduce detention without trial, said the ICJ.

March 31, 2015

Kyrgyzstan: Searches of lawyers’ premises are contrary to international law and standards

The ICJ today expressed concern at searches of lawyers’ homes and workplace by Kyrgyz investigators in the city of Osh.

March 31, 2015

Joint statement on revision of the Terms of Reference of the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights

The statement was signed by a group of nine human rights organizations, including the ICJ.

March 30, 2015
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