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Iran: Further information: Ailing trade unionist starts hunger ...
2 June 2014

Iranian trade unionist Reza Shahabi, a prisoner of conscience serving a six-year jail sentence, has gone on hunger strike in protest at his transfer from ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/029/2014

Egypt: Further information: Women jailed for campus protests
30 May 2014

University students Abrar Al-Anany and Menatalla Moustafa, and teacher Yousra Elkhateeb, were sentenced to jail on 21 May for protesting peacefully ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/029/2014

Egypt: Addressing the situation of human rights in Egypt at the ...
30 May 2014

In this letter, human rights organizations express their concerns about the grave and continuing human rights abuses in Egypt. Despite commendable ...

Open Letter       MDE 12/030/2014

Libya: Journalist killed for denouncing abuses by armed group
29 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: 19/004/2014. 29 May 2014. Libya: Journalist killed for denouncing ...

Public Statement       MDE 19/004/2014

Iraq: Further information: Execution looms for Iraqi oil ...
28 May 2014

The case files of Osama Jamal 'Abdallah Mahdi are now with the office of the President of the Republic for review. If his death sentence is ratified, he ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/005/2014

Syria: Free Prominent Rights Defenders
27 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. JOINT PUBLIC STATEMENT. 27 May 2014. AI Index: MDE 24/021/2014 Syria: Free Prominent ...

Public Statement       MDE 24/021/2014

Palestinian Authority: Drop criminal charges against peaceful ...
25 May 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 21/003/2014. 25 May 2014. Palestinian Authority: Drop ...

Public Statement       MDE 21/003/2014

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Badawi sentenced to 10 ...
23 May 2014

Website founder Raif Badawi has been sentenced to 10 years in prison, 1000 lashes and a fine. He is a prisoner of conscience.

Urgent Action       MDE 23/012/2014

Saudi Arabia: Filipino worker sentenced to prison, flogging ...
23 May 2014

Sentenced to 18 months in prison and 300 lashes after an unfair trial in Saudi Arabia, Filipino domestic worker Ruth Cosrojas is understood to have already ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/011/2014

Iran: Further information: Prisoners out of solitary confinement
23 May 2014

All the Iranian prisoners taken to solitary confinement in Section 240 of Tehran's Evin Prison after the 17 April raid, when security officers beat and injured ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/025/2014