The 2013 Annual Report on
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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
A sharp increase in the use of the death penalty in Iraq has brought the number of known executions to the highest since the toppling of Saddam Hussein ...
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
The Iraqi authorities must immediately halt all executions, Amnesty International said after 42 people were executed in the last two days.
A wave of suicide bombings targeting school children and Shi'a pilgrims over the weekend marks a deplorable turn in the current surge in violence, said ...
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
All executions in Iraq must be halted immediately, Amnesty International urged today after 13 men were executed in Baghdad.