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Deadly and dangerous arms trade
21 June 2012

Document       ACT 30/032/2012

Italy must sink agreements with Libya on migration control
20 June 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: EUR 30/006/2012. 20 June 2012. Italy must sink agreements ...

Public Statement       EUR 30/006/2012

Oman: Protesters and writers detained in Oman
19 June 2012

More than 21 people remain in detention following a series of arrests of activists, writers, lawyers, and bloggers that began on 31 May. They may be prisoners ...

Urgent Action       MDE 20/001/2012

Bahrain: Child on trial for 'illegal gathering' in Bahrain: Ali ...
18 June 2012

An 11-year-old boy, Ali Hassan, is due to appear before a Juvenile Court on 20 June charged with “illegal gathering” and “disturbing security”. Amnesty ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/040/2012

Saudi Arabia: We support Saudi Arabian women's drive to ...
15 June 2012

In this open letter Amnesty International calls on the King of Saudi Arabia to heed the demands of women in Saudi Arabia by lifting the ban on driving ...

Open Letter       MDE 23/015/2012

Bahrain: Nine Bahraini medics have convictions upheld
15 June 2012

On 14 June 2012, the High Criminal Court of Appeal in Bahrain announced their verdict in the case of 20 health professionals. Nine had their convictions ...

Urgent Action       MDE 11/041/2012

Israel/OPT: International pressure mounts over Gaza blockade
14 June 2012

International Pressure Mounts Over Gaza Blockade. Gaza 14 June 2012: Fifty international charities and United Nations ...

PressItem       MDE 15/033/2012

Syria: Deadly reprisals: Deliberate killings and other abuses ...
14 June 2012

In the face of increasingly brutal repression against peaceful protesters calling for freedom and reforms since February 2011, the unrest has turned increasingly ...

Report       MDE 24/041/2012

Syria: Missing schoolteacher believed held: Obaida Behaa' al ...
14 June 2012

Syrian sports teacher Obaida Behaa' al-Rakkadh has been missing since 26 February and may have been subjected to an enforced disappearance.

Urgent Action       MDE 24/056/2012

Iran must release imprisoned trade unionists
13 June 2012

Iran must release imprisoned trade unionists. 13 June 2012. Index: MDE 13/037/2012. Introduction. On the occasion of the ...

Document       MDE 13/037/2012