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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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Qatar: Human rights concerns linger including ill-treatment of ...
1 April 2014

Amnesty International notes with regret that the right to freedom of expression is not fully guaranteed in Qatar. Also, domestic legislation on the rights ...

Report       MDE 22/002/2014

Kuwait: One more Bidun man released, two detained
1 April 2014

Another of the seven men from Kuwait's Bidun (“stateless”) community arrested in February was released on 31 March. The two still detained will be ...

Urgent Action       MDE 17/003/2014

Syria: Woman on trial for allegedly aiding displaced: Yara ...
1 April 2014

A Syrian woman, Yara Faris, was arrested by Syrian State Security officers on 8 December 2013. She is held in 'Adra Prison, waiting to be tried by the ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/016/2014

Egypt's security forces are getting away with murder: Amnesty ...
31 March 2014

On 14 August 2013, the world witnessed the full brutality of Egypt's security forces. At Rabaa al-Adawiya and al-Nahda squares, security forces used ...

Document       MDE 12/017/2014

Egypt: 528 men sentenced to death after mass trial
28 March 2014

An Egyptian court has sentenced 528 people to death, most in their absence, following a grossly unfair trial. It is the largest number of death sentences ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/016/2014

Egypt: Further information: Prominent Egyptian activists ...
27 March 2014

A court ordered the release on bail of Alaa Abdel Fattah and Ahmed Abdel Rahman on 23 March. However, they still face trial for breaking Egypt's ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/015/2014

Israel: Return to Universal Periodic Review must be followed ...
27 March 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 15/007/2014. 27 March 2014. Israel: Return to Universal ...

Public Statement       MDE 15/007/2014

Bahrain: Trial proceeds despite torture allegations
27 March 2014

The trial of two women protesters for attempting to enter the Formula 1 circuit during a protest at the Bahrain Grand Prix last year resumed on 25 March ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/012/2014

Saudi Arabia: Domestic worker facing execution: Satinah Binti ...
26 March 2014

An Indonesian domestic worker is at imminent risk of execution in Saudi Arabia. She could be executed as early as 3 April if the victim's family does not ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/007/2014

Iran: Two Ahwazi Arab men risk imminent execution
26 March 2014

Two Ahwazi Arab men on death row, Ali Chebieshat and Sayed Khaled Mousawi, have been transferred from Fajr Prison in Dezfoul, Khuzestan ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/014/2014