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Film director Ines Ben Othman has been sentenced to two months in prison for insulting a public official.
Urgent Action MDE 30/002/2015
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. JOINT STATEMENT. Index: MDE 15/002/2015. 8 January 2015. Human rights and development ...
Public Statement MDE 15/002/2015
Amnesty International has been informed that Raif Badawi, a Saudi Arabian blogger and prisoner of conscience, will be publicly flogged on 9 January ...
Urgent Action MDE 23/001/2015
Jadia Nofal and Omar al-Sha'ar were released on bail on 17 December.
Urgent Action MDE 24/003/2015
A Cairo court of appeal handed down reduced prison sentences to human rights defender Yara Sallam, activist Sanaa Ahmed Seif and 20 others on ...
Urgent Action MDE 12/001/2015
The two Palestinian refugees from Syria were forcibly returned to the Gaza Strip.
Urgent Action MDE 12/003/2015
Former Kuwaiti opposition MP Saleh al-Mulla was arrested on 6 January for tweets deemed insulting to the Amir of Kuwait and the visiting President ...
Urgent Action MDE 17/001/2015
Egypt's highest appeals court has overturned the conviction of Al Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy, Peter Greste and Baher Mohamed. The three ...
Urgent Action MDE 12/002/2015
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 15/001/2015. 7 January 2015. Retaliation against Palestine's ...
Public Statement MDE 15/001/2015
Two men were sentenced to death on 29 December in Bahrain. Amnesty International fears they did not receive a fair trial as the main evidence used ...
Urgent Action MDE 11/002/2015