Indonesia: Rights groups say police stifled talks in Bali
October 12, 2018
On 11 October 2018, Members of advocacy groups for women, farmers and workers said their gathering of about 500 at a hotel in the city of Denpasar, was twice shut down by police.
On 24 August 2018, dozens of protesters were injured and one died, after police fired at them during their demonstration.
On 25 August 2018, fifty student activists have gone missing in southern China after police raided an apartment where they had been mobilising support for factory workers demanding union rights
On August 13 2018, Umar Khalid is a Ph.D. scholar at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), and active HRD, was fired at by an unknown assailant.
On 30 July 2018, protesters holding a peaceful demonstrations were violently disperesed by police and detained by police
On 23 July 2018, 20 people were persecuted on allegation of “Disturbance or public order” under Article 318 of the country’s 2015 Penal Code for their participation in peaceful demonstrations on June 10.
Nepal: 31 rights activists held
July 17, 2018
On 14 July 2018, 31 activists who were protesting in front of the prime minister’s official residence in Baluwatar were arrested and detained.
On 10 July 2018, 25 HRDs who were preparing to stage a sit-in at Singha Durbar southern gate were arrested.
On 7 July 2018, 100 local Tibetans who gathered gathered to protest mining operations, were violently treated by police, who used tear gas to disperse the protesters.
Vietnam: Hundreds more of Vietnamese Protestors Arrested, Beaten During Nationwide Demonstrations, Crackdown Continues
June 18, 2018
On 13 June 2018, around 200 more protesters, around 200 protestors were arrested in the central province of Binh Thuan, where the peaceful demonstrations turned into violent after the local security forces used tear gas and water cannon to disperse the crowds.