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Death sentences have been handed down to 24 men, alleged members of a Shi'a sect, and were upheld by Iraq's Court of Cassation on 30 June. If the sentences are ...
Urgent Action MDE 14/039/2011
Five Iraqi men who were officials under Saddam Hussain before his overthrow in 2003 face imminent execution after they were handed over to Iraqi authorities by ...
Urgent Action MDE 14/038/2011
The five senior officials, who were transferred from US to Iraqi custody last week could be put to death within a month.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Date: 13 July 2011. Index: MDE 14/037/2011. Iraqi government must respect and protect rights of Camp Ashraf residents. ...
Public Statement MDE 14/037/2011
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index EUR 45/009/2011. 08 July 2011. European Court criticizes UK for violating human rights in Iraq. ...
Public Statement EUR 45/009/2011
Iraqi activist Dargham Mahdi al-Zaidi was released on 3 July.
Urgent Action MDE 14/036/2011
An Iraqi pro-reform activist was abducted in central Baghdad on 27 June 2011 by men wearing civilian clothes. His whereabouts are unknown to his family and friends ...
Urgent Action MDE 14/035/2011
Authorities in Iraq's Kurdistan region are urged to investigate attacks on those linked to protests calling for political reform.
Fifteen men, alleged to be members of armed groups, were sentenced to death on 16 June, only days after “confessions” by several of them were broadcast on Iraqi ...
Urgent Action MDE 14/034/2011
An Iraqi man formerly under sentence of death who was acquitted at the end of 2010 by the Court of Cassation continues to be detained in al-Kadhimiya prison in ...
Urgent Action MDE 14/032/2011