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Iraq: Further information: Journalist permitted to return to ...
5 March 2013

Independent journalist Nadir Dendoune was released on bail on 14 February and handed to the French Embassy in Baghdad where he remained, pending ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/003/2013

Wire, March/April 2013. Vol. 43, issue 02
1 March 2013

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Not forgotten: A return to South Sudan 3) Enough! Time for a strong Arms Trade Treaty 4) We're unlocking the truth about ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/002/2013

Amnesty International | Iraq must urgently investigate attack ...
9 February 2013

Authorities in Iraq must urgently investigate the attack against a camp of Iranian exiles that left several people dead and injured and ensure all those ...

Press Release      

Iraq: Independent journalist detained in Baghdad: Nadir ...
8 February 2013

Independent journalist Nadir Dendoune was arrested in Baghdad, Iraq, on 23 January. He was arrested for taking pictures without prior approval from ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/002/2013

Iraq: Investigation needed as troops shoot anti-government ...
25 January 2013

Iraq must immediately investigate the killings of protesters in Fallujah in accordance with international standards.

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Iraq: Further information: One brother released, two still held in ...
20 December 2012

One of three brothers arrested in Iraq has been released. The other brothers have been reportedly tortured while held incommunicado and require access ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/019/2012

Amnesty International | Iraq urged to end executions amid ...
18 December 2012

Iraq must impose an immediate moratorium on executions as a first step towards abolition Amnesty International said, amid yesterday's reported ratification ...

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Iraq urged to end executions amid ratification of death ...
18 December 2012

Twenty-eight people are at imminent risk of execution after their death sentences were ratified yesterday.

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Iraq: No impunity for enforced disappearances: Iraq's ...
14 December 2012

Amnesty International, the International Commission on Missing Persons and TRIAL welcome recent steps taken by the government of Iraq to begin the ...

Document       MDE 14/018/2012

Iraq: Death sentences after coerced 'confessions'
12 December 2012

Four Iraqi men were sentenced to death on 3 December following the broadcast of their coerced “confessions”, taken while they were held incommunicado ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/017/2012