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DRAFT LAWS AGAINST TORTURE AND ENFORCED DISAPPEARANCES – THAI GOVERNMENT ASKED

Five legal and human rights organisations have called on the Thai government not to prevaricate against drafting laws allowing prosecutions for torture and enforced disappearances in the country. This followed a decision by the National Legislative Assembly on February 21st to seen the proposed new law back to the cabinet for another review. This all […]

Military In Thailand and Forced Disappearances

Thailand’s increasingly paranoaic military led government is now being accused of operating ‘enforced disappearances’ a technique used widely in the past in South American banana republics.  The following is a statement issued today by Thai Lawyers for Human Rights. ——————————- Statement on Enforced Disappearance and Detention in Temporary Remand Facility in Military Camp: The case […]