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Iraq: Human Rights Council must condemn the commission ...
29 August 2014

At this Special Session the Human Rights Council must go beyond condemning crimes and abuses by the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS), formerly ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/010/2014

Syria: Day of the Disappeared: Juwan Abd Rahman Khaled ...
29 August 2014

Juwan Abd Rahman Khaled is a member of the Union of Young Kurds in Syria, a group of Kurdish activists. He was arrested along with a several other ...

Document       MDE 24/031/2014

Israel/OPT: Further information: Ceasefire, but not yet justice
29 August 2014

Israel and Hamas reached a ceasefire on 26 August, ending their conflict after 50 days. The need for justice for civilian victims on both sides is urgent ...

Urgent Action       MDE 15/027/2014

Bahrain: Further information: Opposition activist on hunger ...
29 August 2014

Prisoner of conscience Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja, one of the 13 jailed prominent Bahraini opposition activists, went on hunger strike on 25 August in protest ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/023/2014

Egypt: Human Rights Council should act to address ...
29 August 2014

In this joint statement, civil society organizations from around the world, express their concern that the Human Rights Council has failed to properly address ...

Document       MDE 12/047/2014

Oman: Further information: Four arbitrarily arrested men ...
29 August 2014

The four Omani men arbitrarily arrested in May are now known to have been released without charge on 12 July. They are not believed to have been ...

Urgent Action       MDE 20/002/2014

Syria: Day of the Disappeared: Nasser Saber Bondek: case ...
29 August 2014

Nasser Saber Bondek lives Damascus, though he is originally from al-Suwayda, a predominantly Druze area in southern Syria near the Jordanian border ...

Document       MDE 24/033/2014

Syria: Day of the Disappeared: Khalil Ma'touq: case card
29 August 2014

Khalil Ma'touq is a human rights lawyer and the director of the Syrian Centre for Legal Studies and Research. He has defended hundreds of political ...

Document       MDE 24/032/2014

Syria: Day of the Disappeared: Ali Mahmoud Othman: case ...
29 August 2014

At the time of the army's assault on the Baba 'Amr neighbourhood of Homs in February 2012, Ali Mahmoud Othman was part of a network of activists ...

Document       MDE 24/035/2014

Syria: Day of the Disappeared: Mohamed Bachir Arab: case ...
29 August 2014

Mohamed Bachir Arab is a medical doctor from Aleppo, northern Syria. He told friends on 2 November 2011 that he was going out to meet up with a friend ...

Document       MDE 24/034/2014