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Human Rights in REPUBLIC OF IRAQ

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Iraq: Amnesty International submission for the UN Universal ...
1 March 2014

Although Iraq accepted UPR recommendations, the death penalty continues to be used in contravention of international standards, and torture and other ...

Report       MDE 14/006/2014

Iraq: Further information: Two men near execution after unfair ...
24 January 2014

Two men, one of them a Saudi Arabian national, are at risk of execution in Iraq, where the rate of executions has surged and the presidency has ratified ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/002/2014

Amnesty International | Iraq: Another spike in executions with ...
22 January 2014

Reports have emerged today of 12 secret executions carried out by the Iraqi authorities, bringing the number of prisoners put to death since Sunday ...

Press Release      

Iraq: Another spike in executions with 38 hanged in last four ...
22 January 2014

Reports have emerged today of 12 secret executions carried out by the Iraqi authorities, bringing the number of prisoners put to death since Sunday ...

Story      

Iraq: Three Iranian men killed, more injured
2 January 2014

Three Iranian exiles were killed and at least 70 others, all members of the People's Mojahedeen Organization of Iran (PMOI), were wounded on 26 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/001/2014

Iraq: Two cousins near execution after unfair trial
19 December 2013

Two cousins, Bara' Ibrahim Muhammad and Taysir Jassim Muhammad, are at imminent risk of execution in Iraq. They were sentenced to death after ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/024/2013

An international failure: The Syrian refugee crisis
13 December 2013

In the space of 12 months, 1.8 million people fled the armed conflict in Syria. This briefing provides an overview of the conditions of refugees from Syria ...

Report       ACT 34/001/2013

Iraq: Authorities must investigate killing of journalist
6 December 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 6 December 2013. Index: MDE 14/023/2013. Iraq: Authorities must investigate ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/023/2013

Iraq: Confesses under torture, facing execution: Khaled ...
4 December 2013

Khaled Khalifa Mahmud, a 36-year-old Iraqi man who was sentenced to death in October 2009 after an unfair trial, is at imminent risk of execution in ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/022/2013

Iraq: Further information: Abducted Iranian exiles in Iraqi ...
19 November 2013

The seven Iranian exiles abducted on 1 September 2013 are now known to be held by the Iraqi security forces at an unofficial detention facility in central ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/021/2013