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Iraq: Further information: Iraqi detainees report torture
11 May 2012

A group of detainees held in Iraq, who were accused in a television programme of terrorism-related offences, have reported that they have been tortured ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/006/2012

Iraq: Iraqi men detained incommunicado
3 May 2012

Four men arrested over the past few weeks are being held incommunicado. At the end of April a local TV channel broadcast a programme which accused ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/005/2012

Iraq: Further information: One of two arrested women released
26 April 2012

One of the two women working for the Iraqi Vice-President's Office who were arrested on 1 January has been released. The other woman's whereabouts ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/004/2012

Arab League summit in Iraq: Amnesty International specialists ...
28 March 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA ADVISORY AI index: IOR 65/001/2012. Date: 28 March 2012. Arab League summit ...

PressItem       IOR 65/001/2012

Iraqi women held without charge
27 January 2012

Two women employed by Iraq's Vice-President's Office were arrested on 1 January 2012. Their current whereabouts are not known. The Iraqi authorities ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/003/2012

Iraq: Further Information: Halt the Execution of Eleven Iraqi ...
20 January 2012

The Iraqi presidency has ratified the sentences of 11 men sentenced to death in 2010 for their alleged involvement in causing bomb explosions in August ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/002/2012

Middle East and North Africa: Year of rebellion: The state of ...
9 January 2012

2011 was a year without precedent for the peoples of the Middle East and North Africa region. It was a year in which millions of people of all ages and ...

Report       MDE 01/001/2012

Iraq: Amnesty International condemns latest killings of civilians
5 January 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Date: 05 January 2012. AI Index: MDE 14/001/2012. Iraq: Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/001/2012

Iraq: Further information: Residents of 'Camp Shraf' in Iraq at ...
23 December 2011

Between 400 and 800 Iranian nationals living in a camp in Iraq could be transferred to a new location at the end of this year. Their security could be ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/047/2011

Iraq: Further information: Twelve men executed; three remain ...
25 November 2011

Three men in Iraq are at risk of execution. Twelve alleged members of armed opposition groups were executed in Iraq on 24 November 2011. Those ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/046/2011