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Kuwait: further information: Bidun activists released
19 August 2014

Kuwaiti Bidun activists 'Abdulhakim al-Fadhli and 'Abdullah 'Atallah were released on 6 and 14 August, respectively.

Urgent Action       MDE 17/006/2014

Egypt: Syrian-Palestinians face forcible return
15 August 2014

The Egyptian authorities are preparing to forcibly return two Palestinian refugees from Syria back to Syria or to Gaza. The men were part of a group ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/043/2014

Saudi Arabia: further information: Shi'a cleric jailed after ...
14 August 2014

A prominent Saudi Arabian Shi'a cleric has been sentenced to eight years in prison and banned from delivering religious sermons, for criticizing ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/019/2014

Egypt: Memorandum: Egypt's draft law on associations
13 August 2014

Amnesty International is greatly concerned by aspects of the draft law on associations which would replace current law no 84/2002. The draft law was ...

Document       MDE 12/045/2014

Egypt: court to try 494 people over protests
13 August 2014

A court in Cairo is due to try 494 people for their alleged role in violence during protests in August 2013, in a case which may lead to mass death sentences ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/042/2014

Saudi Arabia: Death sentence for "drug smuggling": Hajras bin ...
12 August 2014

A man convicted of drug-smuggling is at imminent risk of execution in Saudi Arabia. He says he has been tortured and received an unfair trial.

Urgent Action       MDE 23/018/2014

Egypt: Ex-president's aide denied vital medical care: Khaled al ...
7 August 2014

Former presidential aide Khaled al-Qazzaz, detained without charge for over a year, is in failing health and requires surgery. The Egyptian authorities ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/041/2014

Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Evidence of ...
7 August 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT Index: MDE 15/023/2014. 7 August 2014. Evidence of medical workers ...

Public Statement       MDE 15/023/2014

Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Doctors ...
4 August 2014

Throughout Israel's military operation in the Gaza Strip, which began on 8 July, and especially since Israeli ground forces entered Gaza on 17 July, ...

Urgent Action       MDE 15/021/2014

Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Open letter to ...
1 August 2014

In this open letter Amnesty International calls for the Security Council to take effective steps to address the extremely grave human rights and humanitarian ...

Open Letter       MDE 15/020/2014