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Iraq: Iranian asylum-seekers in Iraq at risk
2 November 2011

Over 3000 Iranian asylum-seekers living in a camp in Iraq are at serious risk of egregious human rights violations, including forcible return to Iran. The ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/043/2011

Iraq: Further information: Fifteen men at imminent risk of ...
2 November 2011

Fifteen men sentenced to death in Iraq in June could be executed at any time after 6 November, which marks the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha. Their ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/044/2011

Amnesty International urges the Iraqi government to extend ...
1 November 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: MDE 14/042/2011. 01 November 2011. Amnesty International ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/042/2011

Iraq: 53 people at imminent risk of execution in Iraq
21 October 2011

The death sentences of 53 people, including five foreign nationals, were ratified by the Iraqi presidency on 20 October. They are at imminent risk of execution ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/041/2011

Release of US hikers in Iran a "long overdue" step | Amnesty ...
21 September 2011

Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal were arrested while hiking in the Iraq-Iran border area in 2009 and recently sentenced to eight years for "espionage".

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Outspoken Iraqi radio journalist shot dead at home | Amnesty ...
9 September 2011

Iraqi authorities are urged to redouble their efforts to protect journalists and ensure they can carry out their work in safety.

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Turkey/Iraq: Investigation needed into killing of civilians in the ...
26 August 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 26 August 2011. Index: REG 01/003/2011. Turkey/Iraq: Investigation ...

Public Statement       REG 01/003/2011

The Wire, August 2011. Special Supplement
1 August 2011

1) Introduction 2) Establishing roots 3) Not giving up 4) On the side of human rights 5) Change and continuity 6) Dangerous work 7) Puncturing the secrecy ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/003/2011

Iraq: Tunisian national faces execution in Iraq, Yosri ben ...
22 July 2011

A Tunisian national who has been detained in Iraq since 2006 is at imminent risk of execution after his death sentence was ratified by the Iraqi Presidency ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/040/2011

Iraq: Two dozen facing execution after unfair trial
20 July 2011

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 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/039/2011