Hong Kong: Oppose China-sponsored national security law; respect the right to dissent

(Bangkok, 27 May 2020) – China’s planned imposition of a national security law in Hong Kong will have a detrimental effect on the rule of law and leave an adverse impact on the rights of the city state’s peoples, the Asian Forum for Human Rights Development (FORUM-ASIA) said today.

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Stop the Harassment against the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4)!

We the undersigned organisations call for the immediate and unconditional withdrawal of the lawsuit filed by Adham Baba against the Centre to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4) at once!

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Extended Remand for Patrick Teoh an Abusive Waste of Time

Suara Rakyat Malaysia (SUARAM) is perturbed by the extension of Patrick Teoh’s remand by the Johor police contingent for further investigation under Section 233 of the Communication and Multimedia Act 1998.

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CMA Arrest by Johor Contingent Excessive

Suara Rakyat Malaysia (SUARAM) is concerned with the arrest and detention of Patrick Teoh under Section 233 of the Communication and Multimedia Act 1998 by the Johor police contingent for allegedly insulting Johor’s crown prince.

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Large-Scale Raid Unreasonable and Risk Outbreak

Suara Rakyat Malaysia (SUARAM) is shocked by the justification provided by the Inspector General of Police, Abdul Hamid Bador for the large-scale raid at an enhanced movement control order (MCO) location. The raid was described as a measure to contain migrant workers who may be potentially infected with the Covid-19 virus from leaving the identified areas and risk the further spread of the virus.

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