Cases of HRDs – October 2017 Statistics
November 7, 2017, 2:18 pm
From 1 October to 31 October 2017, FORUM-ASIA documented 18 Cases of harassment against (W)HRDs including NGO in 9 Asian countries. Most of the harassment are related to right to freedom of expression while the common types of harassment are arbitrary arrest & detention and judicial harassment. Two cases of killing (Pakistan and the Philippines) and enforced disappearances (China and Pakistan) also encoded in this period.