Freedom of expression
On 28 June 2019, Sun Thun, a Cambodian Independent Teachers Association member and former provincial councillor with the CNRP, was assaulted by unknown men who beat him up and stole his phone in an alleged murder attempt.
On 28 June 2019, Sirawith “Ja New” Serithiwat, prominent pro-democracy defender was assaulted.
India: Illegal arrest, detention and torture of writer and human rights defender Rupesh Kumar Singh and Advocate Mithilesh Singh by Bihar police
June 28, 2019
On 4 June 2019, M, Mr. Rupesh Kumar Singh, prominent student leader, along
with Mr. Mithilesh Kumar Singh, a social activist and a lawyer at Ramgarh Civil
Court were illegally arrested, detained and tortured.
On 16 June 2019, Truong Minh Huong, local activist and land petitioner, was brutally beaten by plainclothes agents, leaving him injured.
On 13 June 2019, Ms. Cao Vinh Thinh, who is a key member of an unregistered environmental group Green Trees, was stopped from taking an international flight to Thailand in the early morning.
On 11 June 2019, Dang Thi Hue, Hanoi anti-BOT activist and her driver, was detained.
On 10 June 2019, Dai Zigeng, the former editor-in-chief of state media group Beijing News, was detained earlier this month for allegedly committing “serious violations of disciple and law.”
Throughout 12 June 2019, several protesters participating in the protest against the extradition bill in Hong Kong were violently responded to by police who used tear gas, guns firing rubber bullets, pepper spray and baton charges to disperse the demonstration near government headquarters
On 10 June 2019, Peng Yonghe, human rights lawyer, was beaten and threatened by a group of unidentified people at the gate of the Huai’an Detention Center in Jiangsu on Monday, after he went there to visit his client.
Cambodia: Cambodian Authorities Arrest Another CNRP Activist on ‘Forest Encroachment’ Charge
June 27, 2019
On 14 June 2019, Nem Nath, HRD, was arrested and detained by police.