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Bahrain: Doctor jailed for "insulting King": Dr Sa'eed Mothaher ...
9 July 2014

Dr Sa'eed Mothaher Habib al-Samahiji was arrested on 1 July to serve a one-year sentence for “insulting the King of Bahrain”. He is a prisoner of ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/019/2014

Saudi Arabia: Further information: Waleed Abu al-Khair jailed ...
8 July 2014

Saudi Arabian human rights activist Waleed Abu al-Khair has been sentenced to 15 years in prison followed by a 15-year travel ban. He is a prisoner ...

Urgent Action       MDE 23/016/2014

Saudi Arabia: Prominent human rights activist and lawyer ...
7 July 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 7 July 2014 Index: MDE 23/015/2014. Saudi Arabia: Prominent human ...

Public Statement       MDE 23/015/2014

India: Exploited dreams: Dispatches from Indian migrant ...
4 July 2014

Every day, close to 1000 Indian low-wage migrant workers are provided with emigration clearances to travel to Saudi Arabia. However, Indian migrant ...

Report       ASA 20/025/2014

India: Exploited dreams: Dispatches from Indian migrant ...
4 July 2014

Report       ASA 20/027/2014

Iran: Human rights activist on hunger strike in Iran
4 July 2014

Human rights activist Latif Hasani, a member of Iran's Azerbaijani minority who is serving a nine-year prison sentence, has been on hunger strike since ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/039/2014

Egypt: Further information: Father of Morsi's aide released ...
2 July 2014

Adly al-Qazzaz was released in the early morning of 25 June after eight months in detention. He had suffered two heart attacks in detention and needed ...

Urgent Action       MDE 12/039/2014

Wire, July/August 2014. Vol. 44, issue 004
1 July 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Journalism is not a crime 3) Stop Torture: Morocco/Western Sahara: The air we need to breathe 4) Stop Torture: Room ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/004/2014

Iran: No progress on human rights: Amnesty International ...
1 July 2014

In this submission, Amnesty International expresses concern at the high number of executions in Iran, carried out in violation of international standards ...

Report       MDE 13/034/2014

Egypt: Human rights in crisis: Systemic violations and impunity ...
1 July 2014

Egypt is facing a human rights crisis, with thousands detained as part of a wide-ranging crackdown on dissent. In this document, based on a submission ...

Report       MDE 12/034/2014