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Saudi Arabia: Free Raif Badawi and stop his flogging: Five ...
14 January 2015

This document emphasizes the need to push the Saudi Arabian authorities to stop the flogging, and to release Raif Badawi immediately.

Document       MDE 23/004/2015

Kuwait: Further information: Former MP released on bail, still ...
14 January 2015

Former Kuwaiti opposition MP Saleh al-Mulla was released on bail on 11 January by a criminal court. He was charged for tweets deemed insulting to ...

Urgent Action       MDE 17/002/2015

UAE: Businessman detained, at risk of torture: Dr Amer al ...
13 January 2015

Businessman Dr Amer al-Shawa, a former academic, was arrested on arrival at Dubai airport on 2 October 2014. He is being held in an unknown location ...

Urgent Action       MDE 25/001/2015

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Sentence against human ...
13 January 2015

Saudi Arabian human rights defender and lawyer Waleed Abu al-Khair has had his sentence upheld upon appeal and will be serving the full 15 years ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/003/2015

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Raif Badawi flogged in ...
9 January 2015

Saudi Arabian activist Raif Badawi was publicly flogged on 9 January in front of the al-Jafali mosque in Jeddah. He is at risk of receiving the remaining ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/002/2015

Tunisia: Further information: Film director jailed for "insulting ...
8 January 2015

Film director Ines Ben Othman has been sentenced to two months in prison for insulting a public official.

Urgent Action       MDE 30/002/2015

Human rights and development groups welcome Palestine's ...
8 January 2015

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. JOINT STATEMENT. Index: MDE 15/002/2015. 8 January 2015. Human rights and development ...

Public Statement       MDE 15/002/2015

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Saudi Arabian blogger ...
8 January 2015

Amnesty International has been informed that Raif Badawi, a Saudi Arabian blogger and prisoner of conscience, will be publicly flogged on 9 January ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/001/2015

Syria: further information: Jadia Nofal and Omar al-Sha'ar ...
8 January 2015

Jadia Nofal and Omar al-Sha'ar were released on bail on 17 December.

Urgent Action       MDE 24/003/2015

Egypt: further information: Egyptian activists' sentences ...
8 January 2015

A Cairo court of appeal handed down reduced prison sentences to human rights defender Yara Sallam, activist Sanaa Ahmed Seif and 20 others on ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/001/2015