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Iran: Iranian-American detained for journalism
9 December 2014

Iranian-American journalist Jason Rezaian has spent six months in solitary confinement in Tehran's Evin Prison. He has had no access to a lawyer, but ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/065/2014

Syria: No word on four abducted activists
9 December 2014

1. JOINT PUBLIC STATEMENT. Syria: No word on four abducted activists A year on, no information on Douma Four. The ...

Public Statement       MDE 24/051/2014

Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: 'Nothing is ...
9 December 2014

In the last four days of Operation Protective Edge, the Israeli army launched four attacks that totally destroyed multistorey landmark buildings in Gaza ...

Report       MDE 15/029/2014

Bahrain: Jail sentence for "insulting the king"
5 December 2014

Bahraini activist Zainab Al-Khawaja was sentenced on 4 December to three years' imprisonment and a heavy fine, for ripping up a picture of the King ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/048/2014

Syria: Left out in the cold: Syrian refugees abandoned by the ...
5 December 2014

The three-year-old conflict in Syria has created one of the worst humanitarian crises in recent history. So far, nearly half of the country's population has ...

Report       MDE 24/047/2014

Saudi Arabia: the authorities continue to punish activists for ...
4 December 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 23/036/2014. 4 December 2014. Saudi Arabia: the authorities ...

Public Statement       MDE 23/036/2014

UAE: Further information: Twitter activist Osama al-Najjar ...
2 December 2014

Osama al-Najjar was sentenced on 25 November to three years' imprisonment, on charges stemming from his Twitter activities defending his father. He ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/023/2014

Kuwait: Further information: Leyla al-Darmalalli released
1 December 2014

Long-term Kuwait resident Leyla al-Darmalalli was released from prison and has returned to Egypt voluntarily.

Urgent Action       MDE 17/010/2014

Morocco/Western Sahara: Accession to OPCAT must be ...
1 December 2014

Moroccan authorities announced today that the country acceded to the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman ...

Public Statement       MDE 29/011/2014

Yemeni authorities must investigate excessive use of force in ...
1 December 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT 1 December 2014. AI Index: MDE 31/011/2014. Yemeni authorities ...

Public Statement       MDE 31/011/2014