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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Iraq: Man arbitrarily held after serving sentence: Shawqi ...
14 November 2013

US and Jordanian national, Shawqi Ahmad 'Omar has been imprisoned since 2004. He should be released immediately as he has served his sentence ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/018/2013

Iraq: Further information: Man at risk of imminent execution in ...
14 November 2013

Ahmad 'Amr 'Abd al-Qadir Muhammad, a Palestinian man born in Iraq had his application for a retrial rejected on 12 November 2013. He had been ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/019/2013

Jordan: Growing restrictions, tough conditions: The plight of ...
31 October 2013

Almost one third of Syria's population have fled their homes. More than 2 million are refugees living outside Syria – mostly in Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey ...

Report       MDE 16/003/2013

Iraq: Dozens executed in two days amid increased violence ...
10 October 2013

The Iraqi authorities must immediately halt all executions, Amnesty International said after 42 people were executed in the last two days.

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Iraq: Man at imminent risk of execution in Iraq: Ahmad Nuri ...
3 October 2013

Ahmad Nuri Badawi 'Abbas, a 29-year-old Iraqi man who was sentenced to death in December 2010 after an unfair trial is at imminent risk of execution ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/017/2013

Amnesty International | Iraq executes 13 men following unfair ...
25 September 2013

All executions in Iraq must be halted immediately, Amnesty International urged today after 13 men were executed in Baghdad.

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Iraq: Seven Iranians abducted from Camp Ashraf
11 September 2013

Seven Iranian exiles, members of the People's Mojahedeen Organization of Iran (PMOI), were abducted from Camp Ashraf, northeast of Baghdad, on ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/016/2013

Iraqi authorities must not block peaceful protests | Amnesty ...
30 August 2013

A day ahead of planned country-wide protests across Iraq, Amnesty International calls on the authorities to protect protesters' rights to peaceful ...

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Wire, September/October 2013. Vol. 43, issue 005
30 August 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Egypt's long road to equality 3) Forced evictions; 'Even the rats in my house are worried' 4) 'They would only succeed if we ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2013

Iraq: Kurdish detainee on hunger strike in Iraq
20 August 2013

A 36-year-old man currently on hunger strike has been detained without charge or trial for 20 months in Erbil, the capital of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/015/2013