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Israel/OPT: Further information: Palestinian legislator released ...
20 July 2012

The Speaker of the Palestinian parliament, Aziz Dweik, was released on 19 July after spending six months detained without trial by the Israeli authorities ...

Urgent Action       MDE 15/042/2012

Saudi Arabia: Men risk death sentences in Saudi Arabia
20 July 2012

Canadian national Mohamed Kohail and Jordanian national Mehanna Sa'd face having their death sentences reinstated if they do not pay financial ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/017/2012

Palestinian Authority: Three men hanged; more facing ...
19 July 2012

Na'el Jamal Qandil Doghmosh, Hazem Hilmi Herez and one other man known only as “FTW” were executed by hanging in the Gaza Strip on 17 July ...

Urgent Action       MDE 21/004/2012

Iran: Further information: Five Ahwazi Arab Iranians to be ...
19 July 2012

Five members of Iran's Ahwazi Arab minority have been sentenced to death and may be at risk of imminent execution. They were reportedly tortured. ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/049/2012

Syria: Further information: Enforced disappearance of Syrian ...
19 July 2012

Syrian activist Mohamed Bachir Arab has been held in conditions amounting to enforced disappearance since his arrest on 2 November 2011. According ...

Urgent Action       MDE 24/066/2012

United Arab Emirates: Human rights defenders among 13 ...
18 July 2012

Two prominent human rights defenders and at least 11 political activists have been detained in a wave of arrests in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/006/2012

Iran: Imprisoned journalist on “dry” hunger strike: Mohammad ...
17 July 2012

Journalist Mohammad Sadiq Kabudvand started a “dry” hunger strike, refusing water in addition to food, on the evening of 14 July in Tehran's Evin Prison ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/047/2012

Iran: Human rights organizations: Iranian authorities must ...
17 July 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS AND IRANIAN LEAGUE FOR THE DEFENCE OF HUMAN ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/048/2012

Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Health fears ...
16 July 2012

Palestinian prisoner Akram Rikhawi's life is in grave danger. He has been on hunger strike since 12 April 2012 and is being held in an Israeli prison ...

Urgent Action       MDE 15/040/2012

Egypt: Three activists held by the Egyptian army
13 July 2012

Three political activists have been detained by the Egyptian army. The three men, all civilians, are possible prisoners of conscience and at risk of torture ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/024/2012