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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

Iraq: Three brothers at risk of torture in Iraq
10 December 2012

Three brothers arrested in the early hours of 5 December are at risk of torture at the Directorate of Counter-Crime in Ramadi, central Iraq. Torture and ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/016/2012

Iraq: Spiralling executions signal urgent need to end use of ...
5 October 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 5 October 2012. AI Index: MDE 14/015/2012. Iraq: Spiralling executions ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/015/2012

Iraq: Palestinian born in Iraq at risk of execution: Ahmad 'Amr ' ...
5 October 2012

At the end of August, Ahmad 'Amr 'Abd al-Qadir Muhammad, a Palestinian man born in Iraq, was transferred to al-Kadhimiya Prison in Baghdad, a prison ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/014/2012

Syria: Neighbouring countries must ensure that refugees ...
14 September 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: MDE 24/077/2012. 14 September 2012. Neighbouring countries ...

Public Statement       MDE 24/077/2012

Iraq: Six men at risk of execution in Iraq
7 September 2012

At least six men, including one Saudi Arabian national, are at risk of execution in Iraq. Five of them have had their sentenced sent for ratification by the ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/013/2012

Iraq: Five Libyans risk imminent execution in Iraq
31 August 2012

Five Libyan nationals are believed to be at risk of imminent execution in Iraq. Their sentences have been upheld and three of them could have been ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/012/2012

Iraq must halt executions
30 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. 30 August 2012. Index: MDE 14/011/2012. Iraq must halt executions. ...

Public Statement       MDE 14/011/2012

Iraq: Iraq intends to execute 196 prisoners
24 July 2012

Some 196 people are at imminent risk of execution in Iraq: the Ministry of Interior has announced their sentences are at the final stage and should be ...

Urgent Action       MDE 14/010/2012