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Further information on UA 81/93 (EUR 25/08/93, 24 March ...
4 April 1993

Charalambos Andreopoulos, a Jehovah's Witness minister and conscientious objector who faced imprisonment, has been given a two-month reprieve ...

Urgent Action       EUR 25/009/1993

UA 81/93 - Greece: fear of ill-treatment / legal concern ...
24 March 1993

AI is concerned that the military authorities in Greece may be about to imprison Charalambos Andreopoulos, a recognized minister of the Jehovah's Witness ...

Urgent Action       EUR 25/008/1993

Greece: 5,000 years of prison: conscientious objectors in ...
1 March 1993

Since the 1930s Greek conscientious objectors have collectively spent more than 5000 years in prison. Despite numerous promises, successive Greek ...

Report       EUR 25/007/1993

AI News Release: Racism: police in Europe guilty of human ...
3 February 1993

AI Index: EUR 03/01/93. Distr:SC/PO. 0001 hrs gmt Wednesday 3 February 1993. RACISM: POLICE IN EUROPE GUILTY ...

Press Release       EUR 03/001/1993

Further information on EXTRA 03/93 (EUR 25/02/93, 6 ...
20 January 1993

Due to poor health as a result of hunger-strike, Nikos Maziotis' trial did not take place on 12 January 1993 as scheduled. The court refused his lawyer's ...

Urgent Action       EUR 25/005/1993

Greece: health concern / prisoner of conscience: Nikos ...
6 January 1993

Nikos Maziotis, an imprisoned conscientious objector, has been on hunger- strike since 30 November 1992 in protest against his imprisonment. He was ...

Urgent Action       EUR 25/002/1993

Greece: Violations of the right to freedom of expression: further ...
1 January 1993

This paper updates "Greece: violations of the right to freedom of expression" (EUR 25/15/92), giving information about two further instances of convictions ...

Report       EUR 25/001/1993

Racist torture and ill-treatment by police in Western Europe ...
11 December 1992

Cases of racist ill-treatment and torture by police in seven West European countries are described here. They are: the beating and ill-treatment of two ...

Report       EUR 03/001/1992

Greece: Violations of the right to freedom of expression
1 November 1992

AI is concerned about prosecutions and convictions of people in Greece for exercising their right to freedom of expression. Christos Sideropoulos and ...

Report       EUR 25/015/1992

Religious Action 1993 (includes correction)
30 September 1992

The cases reported here are: the killing of Quranic teacher Faky Ali Ahmat in Chad; killing of at least 37 people during a peaceful Catholic demonstration ...

Report       ACT 79/001/1992